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tough egg to crack, a

Slang definitions & phrases for tough egg to crack, a

tough nut to crack, a

noun phrase

A difficult problem; bitch, toughie: Getting them all here on time will be a tough nut to crack (1970s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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