n. a tough man; a man who might be part of the underworld. : He was your typical tough guy—jutting chin, gruff voice—but he was just our decorator checking up on the drapes. , So, you want to be a tough guy, huh?
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition. Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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