Tough sentence example

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  • This was a tough day.
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  • It'll make things tough, but it's only a few months.
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  • She was tough, loyal, and beautiful.
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  • It must be tough on Donnie too.
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  • It was a tough job you set us there, my word!
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  • She comes across like a tough gal but she's really very sweet.
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  • She had a tough night.
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  • She's so sweet and she's had such a tough life.
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  • My source with the CBI isn't that privy to what's happening and it's damn tough acting on what I'm not supposed to know.
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  • They saw a mass of tough green vines all matted together and writhing and twisting around like a nest of great snakes.
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  • It's been a tough couple of weeks, he answered.
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  • Tough choice for you to make.
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  • It's been tough on Howie.
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  • It's pretty tough trying to rent a room with a piece of yellow tape strung across it.
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  • You'd have to be pretty mentally tough to go through all this without cracking.
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  • Oh, man, that's tough.
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  • I hope they give him a tough time.
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  • How tough is this going to be?
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  • Not so tough anymore, are you, little girl.
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  • The hills are the tough part.
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  • Cigarettes consist of small rolls of fine cut tobacco wrapped in a covering of thin tough paper specially made for such use.
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  • Yeah, that would be tough.
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  • And every time it's been really, really tough, you're the one who's been there.
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  • The latter are borne three together, invested by a cupule of four green bracts, which, as the fruit matures, grow to form the tough green prickly envelope surrounding the group of generally three nuts.
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  • Speeding motorists in the North East are facing a tough crackdown as part of a new campaign aimed at driving them off our roads.
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  • The medusae of this order are characterized by the tough, rigid consistence of the umbrella, due partly to the dense nature of the mesogloea, partly to the presence of a marginal rim of chondral tissue, consisting of thickened ectoderm containing great numbers of nematocysts, and forming, as it were, a cushion-tyre supporting the edge of the umbrella.
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  • The wood is very white, and, from its soft and even grain, is employed by turners and toy-makers, while, being tough and little liable to split, it is also serviceable for the construction of packing cases, the lining of carts and waggons, and many similar purposes; when thoroughly seasoned it makes good flooring planks, but shrinks much in drying, weighing about 58 lb per cubic foot when green, but only 331 lb when dry.
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  • In former days this was the prevalent poplar in Britain, and the timber was employed for the purposes to which that of other species is applied, but has been superseded by P. monilifera and its varieties; it probably furnished the poplar wood of the Romans, which, from its lightness and soft tough grain, was in esteem for shield-making; in continental Europe it is still in some request; the bark, in Russia, is used for tanning leather, while in Kamchatka it is sometimes ground up and mixed with meal; the gum secreted by the buds was employed by the old herbalists for various medicinal purposes, but is probably nearly inert; the cotton-like down of the seed has been converted into a kind of vegetable felt, and has also been used in paper-making.
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  • A pesky procrastination habit can make it tough to finish assignments on time and devote sufficient attention to them.
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  • Occasionally serpentines become sheared without yielding talcose minerals; they are then known as serpentine-schist and antigoriteschist, the latter being tough leek-green rocks, more or less transparent.
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  • The tough but flexible coarse grey paper (German Fliesspapier), upon which on the Continent specimens are commonly fixed by gummed strips of the same, is less hygroscopic than ordinary cartridge paper, but has the disadvantage of affording harbourage in the inequalities of its surface to a minute insect, Atropos pulsatoria, which commits great havoc in damp specimens, and which, even if noticed, cannot be dislodged without difficulty.
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  • Marine algae are usually mounted on tough smooth white cartridge paper in the following manner.
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  • In the meantime a French brigade had, after a tough struggle, effected a lodgment at Kum Kale.
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  • The operation consists of paring off the tough sward to a depth of I to 2 in.
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  • The materials are bound together by a tough white thread which is formed by a secretion of the kidneys of the male.
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  • As time is an object, the conditions alluded to in the article on Copper as being favourable to the use of high current densities should be studied, bearing in mind that a tough copper deposit of high quality is essential.
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  • The salt volatilizes (mostly in the form of a mixed vapour of the two components, which reunite on cooling), and condenses in the dome in the form of a characteristically fibrous and tough crust.
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  • At the end of the 6th century all the provinces of the Empire had become independent kingdoms, in which conquerors of Germanic race formed the dominant nationality., The remnants of the Empire showed an uncommonly tough vitality.
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  • It is a wood most extensively used for furniture and for carriagebuilding, being tough in texture and bearing shocks well, while much of it has a handsome grain and it is susceptible of a fine polish.
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  • It is remarkably tough, resisting a rending strain better than any of the fir or pine woods in common use, though not as elastic as some; properly seasoned, it is as little liable to shrink as to split; the boughs being small compared to the trunk, the timber is more free from large knots, and the small knots remain firm and undecayed.
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  • Each spikelet contains a solitary flower with two outer small barren glumes, above which is a large tough, compressed, often awned, flowering glume, which partly encloses the somewhat similar pale.
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  • The pelts, although very light, are tough and durable, hence their good reputation for linings for ladies' walking or driving coats.
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  • The badger does not usually seek to attack, but, when driven to bay, its great muscular power and tough hide render it a formidable antagonist.
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  • The outer wall, especially of the upper epidermis, has a tough outer layer or cuticle which renders it impervious to water.
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  • The various stages in this kind of demolition are best seen where the underlying rock is of granite or similarly tough material, which at the same time is apt to be split and splintered by means of its numerous transverse joints.
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  • The latter are usually constructed from the tough fibre of the Agave americana and consist of one or more cables.
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  • The wood when cut is white or yellowish white, straight in grain and easily worked, but is not so tough, elastic or durable as the northern pine, and therefore is not so suitable for constructional work.
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  • Figure 2 Typical effect of the extent of previous cold work on the annealing behavior of tough pitch copper Cu-ETP.
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  • Often seen with Lucy, a diminutive, tough, witty woman who always looked very cuddly.
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  • When the time for eclosion has come, the male enters the water with his burden; the larvae, in the full tadpole condition, measuring 14 to 17 millimetres, bite their way through their tough envelope, which is not abandoned by the father until all the young are liberated, and complete in the ordinary way their metamorphosis.
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  • The mature pollengrain is, like other spores, a single cell; except in the case of some submerged aquatic plants, it has a double wall, a thin delicate wall of unaltered cellulose, the endospore or intine, and a tough outer cuticularized exospore or extine.
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  • The slurry, in drying on the floor of the flue, forms a fairly tough cake which cracks spontaneously in the process of drying into rough blocks suitable for loading into the kiln.
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  • The wood is very hard, tough, with fine regular grain and close texture, the annular rings being distinct and the medullary rays well marked.
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  • The white walnut (Juglans alba) or hickory is common in North America, and is very tough, hard and elastic. The black walnut (Juglans nigra) is also native to America.
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  • The wood is very tough and strong, and superior to most wood in elasticity; and it weighs 40 to 55 lb per cub.
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  • The wood is fine-grained, frequently with a beautiful wavy figure, yellowish white to light brown in colour; it is very hard, tough and durable.
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  • With repeated hammering, drawing out and annealing, it gains much in strength and toughness, and the addition of a very minute quantity of carbon converts it into steel, less tough, but of the keenest hardness.
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  • The vacoa or vacois, (Pandanus utilis) is largely grown, the long tough leaves being manufactured into bags for the export of sugar, and the roots being also made of use; and in the few remnants of the original forests the traveller's tree (Urania speciosa), grows abundantly.
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  • The fruit is one-seeded, with a tough, leathery or hard wall.
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  • The young shoots, being flexible and tough, are employed in France as whips.
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  • In Cenchrus the bristles unite to form a tough spiny capsule fig.
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  • The material must be sufficientIy tough to bend cold 180° flat on itself without sign of fracture.
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  • Where cast iron is used it must be of tough grey iron free from defects.
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  • A pair of small strapshaped leaves succeed the two cotyledons of the seedling, and persist as the only leaves during the life of the plant; they retain the power of growth in their basal portion, which is sunk in a narrow groove near the edge of the crown, and the tough lamina, 6 ft.
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  • Their influence brought the Icelandic literature into new roads, and it is interesting to see how the tough Icelandic element gradually assimilates the foreign.
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  • The cannon-bones should be flat, heavy and clean, and the feet wide, tough, and prominent at the heels.
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  • In all the Australasian species the egg is large and heavily charged with foodyolk, and is surrounded by a tough membrane.
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  • It is insipid, crackles between the teeth, occurs in variable-sized pieces, is tough, of a yellowish-white colour, and opaque, and has properties similar to gum tragacanth.
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  • Her situation was hardly hopeless - tough, but every body had tough times.
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  • This is tough duty.
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  • A day and a half with her sister was as much as she could tolerate; faced with the alternative of returning to her creepy apartment with its creepy occupants, she'd tough it out.
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  • He.d had one friend in his life, Gabriel, and his mate, a woman tough in spirit but vulnerable in flesh.
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  • When one had the kind of wealth the vampires did, there was always need for a lawyer, and having to constantly dodge questions about how one amassed a fortune at such a young age could be pretty tough.
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  • It was pretty tough on him – and so was I.
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  • The Kestrel 1000 & 2000 are tough, pocket-sized rotating vane anemometers.
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  • It is also on a tough road from royal autocracy to a kind of democracy.
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  • Preferably hot chicks, but in the absence of those some tough biker babes would work.
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  • This is a tough, well-sized multimedia viewer, just 3.5 inches long with a 5 color backlight TFT LCD screen.
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  • With four high quality ball bearings the Daiwa Emblem Spod is truly a tough and smooth performer.
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  • The age of the spritsail barges created a whole new industry, a special kind of ship and a tough new breed of sailors.
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  • He was a gentle tough nut who went on to be a champion Scottish amateur boxer.
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  • A worthy opponent is waiting in the wings, the tough gritty Polish kick boxer Robert Nowak.
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  • A freshly killed partridge may be plucked first and then braised in the sauce so that it does not get tough.
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  • Each segment has four tiny bristles (tough hairs) underneath its body.
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  • Bruce tinsley fish was too from that point smart tough passionate.
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  • Co-promoter Nicol said: " That was a tough match and the tournament schedule makes a brutal sport even more brutal.
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  • In such a tough environment, will Auctionworld's would-be buyers be put off by its tainted reputation?
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  • He recounts: ' The daily routine was tough and introduced me to the life of working in the fields or el campo.
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  • The same principle applies to whole-grain cereals: the tough skin also slows down digestion.
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  • Lyneham won all their matches in this round despite a tough challenge in the last with a narrow win.
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  • Prior to that run he had looked a tough, staying chaser.
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  • Published: 29 August 2006 ' You need your very own personal bailiff; tough, no nonsense, short on social chitchat.
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  • The carriers are finished in tough epoxy powder coating, except for the stainless carriers, which are hand-polished.
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  • The Arrow is likely to face tough competition from other radio groups keen to grab a rare FM license in the important area.
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  • A tough cop finds himself assigned to investigate the disappearance of a beautiful scientist.
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  • The combination of all these factors is very demanding on our hands and leads to dry, cracked skin and tough white cuticles.
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  • Lenin is presented as a tough, determined, complex, highly-intelligent but also devious person.
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  • Hotham had a reputation as a tough disciplinarian and the crew refused to accept him.
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  • It is near impossible to take divots and the course therefore can be tough on muscles, joints and bones.
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  • The tough cover includes a membrane covered earpiece which gives good volume without setting your ' phone to its maximum volume.
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  • Assessment Tough laws on migration and asylum stringently enforced.
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  • A full weekend of action in the Peak District for those tough enough to take on our most EXTREME event yet!
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  • Many successful entrepreneurs come from tough, working class backgrounds.
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  • They are designed to sound tough while imposing no constraint on his ability to ride an endless escalator of taxing and spending.
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  • He is a street evangelist and his personality shows all the signs of a tough, weathered and fearless ' front line ' evangelist.
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  • Banana Guard is a tough plastic exoskeleton for your banana to wear when going into battle in the dangerous world of your lunchbox.
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  • This is the ultimate in performance eyewear, meaning you can be participating in tough sports whilst still listening to your favorite music.
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  • The range of textures he creates - tough hide, fluffy fur, preened feathers, dry scales - is extraordinary.
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  • Impress 7000 lacquer finish All the features of the Impress 5000, with a tough lacquer finish that guarantees your badge for life.
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  • But they make no bones that it will be tough, and the kids respond with an almost freakish level of discipline and maturity.
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  • The palate was big and tough - the tannins fighting it out with blackberry and blackcurrant fruit.
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  • He's a tough player and very competitive - he's also pretty versatile and can play fullback or midfield.
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  • In the hills they require tough ankle boots because of the rocks and many sportsmen still wear gaiters.
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  • It's been a tough week and a grumpy old git needs an early night.
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  • For finding your French / German GCSE tough going?
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  • Tough, water-resistant materials and a stretchy side gusset provide plenty of protection and a safe, snug fit.
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  • Now he's set to become a Hollywood tough guy.
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  • Slowly but surely the on-line tech support is built up with only the really tough questions requiring a little hand-holding.
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  • These stems are whitish when young, but rapidly harden to become green, tough, furrowed and woody.
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  • Compassion - We mean ruthless honesty and tough, direct, caring communication.
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  • Tough and funky hip hop in the grand tradition is just what the doctor ordered.
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  • Does its best to make tough stuff humorous and the walk-through of creating an applet is really relatively painless.
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  • Often our competitors use very impure ' tough pitch ' copper, which has about 1500 crystals or grains in each foot.
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  • To make such bizarre topics accessible, and relatively inoffensive, was a tough task she proved more than capable of.
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  • Make no bones about it, there are limits to how tough a world judo champion can be.
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  • British Horse Society President Noel Edmonds said: " I know the panel had a tough time choosing just 10 new laureates.
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  • Mr. Caborn: Business is pretty tough luck anyway, sometimes.
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  • How to use the mailroom Did you ever want to ask the Pure Mathematicians a tough question?
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  • Duncan tried hard against Nick but it was always going to be a tough match against a player ranked 65 places above him.
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  • The 27-year old tough tackling midfielder has joined Leeds after being linked with clubs such as Stoke, Crystal Palace and Norwich.
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  • Booklist " You wake up in this here world, my sweet li'l mister, you got to wake up tough.
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  • Links with the PCT remain a tough nut to crack.
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  • We were not as impressed with the vegetable pakora - a little tough.
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  • It can be a tough decision, but the protection of your child is obviously paramount.
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  • The soft pith from inside the tough stems was cut into long strips.
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  • Supporters are asked to be aware of the tough drinking policies in force from the local plod.
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  • The base is made from top quality plywood with a tough rounded edge.
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  • His is a tough and deeply poetic vision that will always be relevant.
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  • It's easy to fit and is made of tough, durable polypropylene, giving it a tested strength of 2500 Kg.
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  • Every track is about how tough he is, his sexual prowess, how he likes to party, or all three.
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  • The optional off-road pack makes short work of tough terrain, and this diesel engine is very punchy.
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  • These were South American versions of their wild-west counterparts, making a rough, tough living, working on huge cattle ranches.
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  • They were immediately relegated and, this time, have found it tough back in the Championship.
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  • Nevertheless we will continue to express our burning resentment of unlawful imprisonment without trial under a tough prison regime.
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  • Due to the tough conditions and failing light, the first round robin could not be completed by close of play on Saturday.
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  • Use an acidic liquid - lemon juice, soy sauce, vinegar, or broth - to break down the tough protein fibers.
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  • Self-protection The eyeball itself is quite tough, given shape and stiffness by the outer, fibrous sclera.
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  • Tough thinking included good decision making at critical moments in a match, honest self-appraisal, and overcoming self-doubts.
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  • Do you want someone who is tough like a drill sergeant or does a gentler type of coaching appeal to you?
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  • The high standard set at the trials for Ladies ' football meant the squad selection was very tough.
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  • Forbidding... bleak entrance of tough Lincoln Prison where Lord Archer was sent And he had NOT been given permission to attend the shindig.
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  • If you're not single-minded and tough in these instances, your entrepreneurial activity is pretty meaningless.
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  • Hot air could fuel cars Life's tough for the common skate Why test the water?
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  • Remove and discard the tough outer skin from the lemon grass stalks and roughly chop.
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  • Without tough steel, the modern skyscraper would never have been born.
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  • I had a tough go as a kid and my animals kept me going, I shoveled snow mowed lawns to buy feed.
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  • The Czechs spanking the USA has made things tough for them as the Americans will be tight at the back against the Italians.
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  • Get tough action days and fast tracking extreme speeders to court will continue.
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  • In other words, if you're caught speeding, tough.
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  • We need to take a tough stance on all legal wrongs.
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  • Times were tough at his father's shop as the miners ' strike hit the local economy.
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  • Zupan is equally strong-willed, cocky, tough and aggressive, but also funny and oddly sexy.
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  • They are not a cure-all capable of transforming a tough old joint into tender succulent morsels.
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  • For too long the trade unions have bowed down before the tough talk of free market Tories and New Labor.
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  • There is some tough talking by Jesus in today's Gospel reading.
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  • Parents can be tough taskmasters in seeking the best for their children, as many of you may know.
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  • Here she faced tough opposition from fellow county teammate, Anna Bradly who won through 3-0 to book herself a place in the final.
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  • Or, to revive a slogan coined by Brown: tough on crime, tough on crime, tough on the causes of crime.
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  • The Pentium 4 was pretty tough for us to get ramped into the marketplace.
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  • Need to get tough on illegal immigrants working in the UK?
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  • Gordon Brown started talking tough this week about standing up to the unions over pensions.
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  • Spain, it is true, is still hanging tough despite massively mounting opposition to the policy of Jose Maria Aznar.
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  • She had spoilt the little turds rotten then tried to get all tough on them.
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  • Brow youngsters celebrate cup treble WATH Brow under-14s were celebrating after lifting the Cumbria Cup â following a tough tussle with Ellenborough.
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  • Getting there by itself is one tough job, and sustaining your place there is another day to day tussle.
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  • Made from tough cotton twill with large name panel stitched clearly onto the side.
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  • Especially cold, huge tough great leaves that taste vile?
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  • They were little gangster wannabes who talked tough and hadn't a clue about the art of death.
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  • With fourteen watchtowers, steep steps and a high point at 700 meters, this section provides a tough trek with incredible panoramic views.
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  • I see that under Blair's tough new measures we could see yobs grounded just in case they might cause trouble.
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  • Jack-fruit or durian, the tough spiny hide of which is torn open with their strong fingers, forms the chief food of orang-utans, which also consume the luscious mangustin and other fruits.
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  • The material must be sufficientIy tough to bend cold 180° flat on itself without sign of fracture.
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  • It was at the Auckland based club that Mark fully confirmed his reputation as a tough, rampaging forward.
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  • Moreover, they are tough to recruit into a risky proposition.
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  • He is sending an early signal about how ' tough ' he intends to be on rogue states like Iraq.
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  • The card is printed on tough plastic and will fit into a jacket or rucksack pocket.
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  • Tips Composting works best with a good mix of dry, tough materials with wet, sappy materials.
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  • If people 's sensibilities are offended, that 's tough.
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  • Even tho diamond is very tough, it can be shattered by a hard blow, especially at an unlucky angle.
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  • Polycarbonate is a clear and relatively tough plastic used to make shatterproof windows, lenses and even helmets.
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  • If you 're not single-minded and tough in these instances, your entrepreneurial activity is pretty meaningless.
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  • Hot air could fuel cars Life 's tough for the common skate Why test the water?
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  • Birding today was tough with a lot of species either skulking in dense vegetation or high up in the canopy.
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  • We do n't want any " hired hands " who can feed the sheep, but when the going gets tough, slink away.
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  • Or, to revive a slogan coined by Brown: tough on crime, tough on the causes of crime.
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  • The sourdough toast was a bit tough, but it was the end of the day.
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  • In other words, if you 're caught speeding, tough.
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  • Moreover, US President George W. Bush 's public commitment to Palestinian statehood will make it tough for him to oppose Kurdish independence.
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  • Kar, played by Sean William Scott, is a tough streetwise character with no responsibilities.
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  • So you think the Shangri-Las were tough and streetwise girls?
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  • The bones are held together at the joint by equally tough but slightly stretchier fibers called ligaments.
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  • Times were tough at his father 's shop as the miners ' strike hit the local economy.
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  • In Allen 's words this message is summarized in the words, " Life is tough " (an indicator of a lament).
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  • There is some tough talking by Jesus in today 's Gospel reading.
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  • This was clawed back by Durbach in a tough close tetchy second game.
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  • It 's about time we got tough in our community on the anti social thieving scum who prey on us.
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  • He is trying to wrong-foot all those who oppose 90-days detention to prove that only he is tough on terrorism.
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  • She must be, as she looks, as tough as old boots.
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  • A: Options on spread bets, options on futures, options on stocks, they 're often a tough nut to crack.
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  • First, we took the tough decision to prioritize which schemes should get the go ahead.
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  • The balls are made of wipe-clean vinyl that 's tough enough to withstand heavy weights, and they are anti-burst for your safety.
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  • Tough to stomach farm would not central los angeles the new york.
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  • The U.S. is overrated, I feel, and the Czechs will be very tough to beat.
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  • They perform sweet classical son and uptempo tough salsa, with a touch of the troubadour ballad.
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  • He then parred the next two holes to take a two-shot cushion into the tough closing stretch.
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  • For they hae real tough routes and climbs to plan There 's no need for ye ye uncouth man.
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  • Staunton undaunted by tough task facing the Irish Published: 02 September 2006 The pressure is mounting on Steve Staunton.
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  • Farmed venison tends to be tender; wild venison is often tough.
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  • However, because the muscles and vertebrae of the neck are tough, decapitation may require more than one blow.
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  • The bubbles then rest within a viscous fluid encased in a tough, flexible membrane.
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  • They were little gangster wannabes who talked tough and had n't a clue about the art of death.
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  • The Bournemouth exhibitions team, who organize the annual competition, had the tough task of whittling down the entrants to just six finalists.
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  • Mr Blast gives us a tough, tough tune, unsurprisingly written by Sam Dees, that he wrings every ounce of emotion from.
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  • I see that under Blair 's tough new measures we could see yobs grounded just in case they might cause trouble.
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  • Samantha adores men that have sensitive and sweet characteristics instead of tough guys always trying to show machismo.
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  • There will be tough times and it's good to have a wingman.
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  • If your business has low margins, you may survive, but it's going to be a tough slog and may simply not be worth pursuing.
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  • It's tough to think clearly when you receive that buyout offer.
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  • Despite good intentions, it's tough to mesh two different product lines and cultures together.
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  • By all means, be tough as hell on mistakes and, if warranted, be tough on the people that make them.
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  • Be aware that failure is tough to do properly in this country, especially, because failure gets a bad rap here.
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  • Things get rough, but founders with grit and determination tough it out.
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  • You want this type of clothing to be cute, tough, and washable.
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  • Rest assured, however, that babies are surprisingly resilient and tough.
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  • While things may run smoothly for you and your child from the very beginning, parenting is tough in any situation.
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  • Dealers always jack up the price so that they have enough wiggle room to reduce the price because of your "tough" negotiating skills.
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  • With so much to choose from, and so much that smells more or less the same, making up your mind can be a tough call.
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  • They are designed to handle tough terrain and are very popular for recreational use.
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  • With so many makes and models to choose from, it can be a tough decision.
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  • The competition for programmer positions is high and with the use of outsourcing, it can be tough to stay marketable and valuable to employers.
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  • There are a lot of choices when you are considering buying a big screen TV, and with the variety of options out there, it can be a tough decision.
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  • Detectives of this type were tough guys, physically strong with street smarts, sophistication and a suave nature.
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  • In the 1970s and 1980s movies, they were your average guys: usually a very masculine, tough, wisecracking individual that seemed indestructible in impossible situations.
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  • Purchasing a used car can be a tough decision.
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  • These are designed for those tough rapids, thrill rides, and the need for easy maneuverability.
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  • If you plan on going for trail rides that include a lot of tough climbs, you'll probably want to opt for a mountain bike.
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  • Using a guide to buying an air mattress will help you find one that's comfortable for your budget as well as a mattress that lasts long and is tough enough for whatever your needs.
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  • They were designed to hit the ball accurately up in the air and over long distances and tough lies and often take the place of a long iron.
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  • Are you thinking about making the transition from a PC to an Apple computer and are having a tough time finding reputable online and offline dealers?
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  • Training cats to stop urine spraying is a tough one.
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  • This saves you the trouble of having to have a grinder that is tough enough to handle bones.
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  • You really want to purchase a tower that can imitate a tree as closely as possible, although this is a tough feat considering that most towers resemble plush playlands.
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  • Wrap towels around your arms and don a thick sweatshirt and tough denim jeans for the event.
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  • Due to tough economic times, his family isn't able to go on a vacation like they usually do, but Greg's mom still promises that they'll find fun things to do and that it will be the "best summer ever."
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  • Toddlers still put things in their mouths, drop things, stand on them and are generally tough on toys, so having sturdy board books helps keep them from being destroyed.
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  • Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli is a bit on the thick side at close to 200 pages, but it's a fast-paced story that draws in readers from the very beginning and makes it tough for them to put the book down.
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  • Because different second-graders exhibit such a wide variety of reading levels, it can be tough to find a group of chapter books that appeal to most of them.
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  • There's no doubt that in the short term, it's tough and a challenge and that's part of it - but it's the whole "good things come to those who wait" mindset.
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  • These are tough times and they would much rather cut customers a little slack with lower fees and reasonable payments plan than push people into bankruptcy and end up with the grand goose egg.
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  • Times are not only tough for you but for your children as well.
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  • If your couch cushions become torn, fall apart, or get stained, you'll face a tough decision when looking for couch replacement cushions.
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  • In a tough economy, it can be hard to make some initial investments, but it's important to consider the long-term effects.
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  • Unlike compostable bags, most biodegradable bags are tough enough to be reused multiple times before they begin to break down.
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  • Even the easiest design projects can be tough to visualize.
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  • It's now time to make tough decisions based on space and income.
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  • Tough stains can be removed with soap and water.
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  • Unless you're working with a professional decorator or designer it can be tough to come up with new and fresh ideas.
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  • This rug style is usually extra durable with tough stain resistance properties.
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  • It was tough to remove, even though I picked up the non-waterproof version.
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  • Stubborn waterproof makeup doesn't stand a chance against this tough remover.
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  • Plus, no matter how tough things get, a brow that's arched "just so," always looks polished!
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  • Joshua Tree: Though it's tough to dig up a neutral color that's versatile enough to wear year round, this flattering shade is warm enough to wear even during the winter.
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  • In tough budget times, schools may not have the money to pay for your conference fees and a substitute teacher for the day.
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  • If you are looking to save a few bucks in a tough economy or want to enjoy the convenience of shopping at home, then maybe it's time to buy gifts online.
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  • You will want a tripod to stabilize your image, otherwise you'll have a tough time achieving any sharpness in your final shot.
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  • It's waterproof, shockproof and freezeproof design makes it incredibly tough.
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  • Bursting Zit: Baking a soufflé can be a tough undertaking, but for this recipe it is well worth it.
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  • Overcooked asparagus is stringy and tough.
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  • Spelt has a very tough husk that offers some benefits.
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  • More often than not, whatever people try to fry ends up dry and tough.
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  • For example, "born to be wild" or "tough as nails" can be interesting additions to a scrapbook about your son.
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  • This tough, multi-duty binder has 12 pockets for organization - six on the outside and six on the inside.
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  • When you're planning your ski vacation in July, it's pretty tough to anticipate the snow accumulation forecast for February.
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  • The visualization activity that works for you might involve picturing yourself relaxing in a beach or boat, or it might be an image of yourself standing atop the winner's podium after a tough meet.
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  • While tough, try to see this as a tremendous growth opportunity.
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  • This way, when life gets really tough and it's time to go to the well, the well will be full.
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  • These high school sports teams also are tough on your body, and serious injuries can sometimes occur.
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  • If, however, foregoing the trip to the salon was one the tough choices you had to make in order to meet your budget, don't despair.
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  • It can be tough to stay calm and cool in the face of these preteen attitudes.
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  • Let him talk about the things that interest him, and don't be afraid to ask questions about important and tough topics such as drugs, smoking, peer pressure, and sex.
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  • Dear NerdyPrettyGirl,Being a professional model and making a living at it is really tough, and brutal on your self esteem and body.
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  • Our Teen Team responds to your tough questions on this subject here.
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  • A modeling career is tough, but it certainly has its rewards.
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  • The competition will be tough at these events because there will be so many others in one area.
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  • In fact, many emos buy just one signature piece that is unique and tough, with a touch of bling bling.
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  • Remember, if the pressure gets tough, get going and pass the ball to those willing to help you attain your success.
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  • Choosing an alternative career path when you're gifted in the game can be a tough call.
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  • Reminding your teen that you will be there for them, during the challenges tough times as well, will help.
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  • Answering these type of tough questions isn't easy, but it's the most likely way to keep you happy.
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  • Heading off to college can be tough; however, you can help make the switch easier by buying a shirt for your friend from the college he'll be attending.
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  • This can be a convenient way to grind wheat, however it should be noted that grinding wheat is a tough job and the motors of some food processors might not be up to the job.
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  • The couple married anyway and endured tough times financially.
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  • It can be tough to get turquoise varieties in some seasons and to match colors exactly, but few other accents beat the classic and cheery look of a cake that has such fresh and beautiful decorations.
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  • However, many tips can be tough for someone struggling with diet addiction.
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  • Fortunately, though tobacco addiction can be tough to beat, it is possible to kick the habit.
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  • A cravings hotline for support when the going gets tough.
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  • Insulting your loved one or using tough love is not beneficial at this time because it will only make him or her defensive and resist your requests.
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  • Since the pan has been discontinued, it's tough to find now, but eBay often has several sellers offering used models of the pan.
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  • Vernon Winfrey was a strict and rigid disciplinarian, but it was exactly the tough love that Oprah needed.
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  • However, Winfrey was not successful as a reporter, largely because her natural empathy prevented her from asking tough questions of people in crises.
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  • He says, "You earn the respect of fellow drivers by driving clean, honoring the traditions and legacies of the sport, being a tough competitor on the track, and a humble person off the track.
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  • This school year was tough but rewarding, and I am looking forward to a fun summer with my family.
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  • Just because I need to make some tough business decisions doesn't mean that I have to be mean or intimidating.
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  • And to all the Tom Cruise fans who feel LoveToKnow Celebrity has been too tough of the egotistical mega power, read Tom Cruise Goes on Unemployment to find out what tough really is.
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  • Harvey is still an active duty Marine, and his tough guy attitude keeps the stars in their places.
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  • Kiefer Sutherland played a tough teenager who was the unofficial leader for a group of local thugs.
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  • The end of Wild Orchid led Ferguson into a depression, with drugs and therapy to get her through the tough times.
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  • With tough competition that included almost 400 entries, the Merrows won $5,000 to use toward the cost of the film, as well as equipment and crew.
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  • In her role as Joey Potter, Holmes was at times a tough tomboy and at others a vulnerable child.
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  • It seems only natural that this buff and tough guy would drive military-grade automobiles.
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  • Well, let's hope not, but it's tough to say.
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  • Didn't the Hogans get the note that these are tough economic times and everybody is doing what they can just to buy food and pay for heat and electricity?
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  • Sure, The Hulkster has had a tough time with the divorce and yeah, it must be beyond difficult seeing some teenager boyfriend of your soon-to-be ex-wife's enjoying the riches you worked so very hard for, but seriously.
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  • Okay, it's a tough question to answer if you don't believe in gay marriage, which is fine, but there are certainly more diplomatic ways for Miss California's Carrie Prejean to answer that question, right?
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  • It's tough to grow up in socialite circles, at least when you have to miss the most talked-about wedding of the year.
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  • Turns out that no matter how tough times get, people still gotta look fly.
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  • Leonardo DiCaprio - After the massive success of Titanic, Leonardo DiCaprio could have rested on his laurels and ridden the wave of success that came with it, but instead the dedicated actor pursued tough roles in high quality films.
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  • Sure, he may say some really harsh things to contestants on his shows, but hey, the music industry is a tough business.
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  • Even though it seems like Simon Cowell is just downright mean, most seem to believe he really isn't mean at all, just tough.
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  • It must be so tough being young and rich in Hollywood these days.
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  • Her role was that of a tough woman who wouldn't let anyone take advantage of her and it showed her range as an actor.
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  • It's tough deciding who should be inducted into a hall of fame dedicated to great legs, as everyone has his own opinion of what constitutes hall-worthy gams.
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  • It's tough to imagine just how much more successful Ledger would have been had he not died before his time.
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  • While some of the differences in Marie Osmond's facial features can be attributed to losing so many pounds, it's tough to explain the complete transformation this way.
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  • Most movie fans recognize Berry as the character Storm from the X-Men series of movies, where she plays a tough yet sensitive hero.
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  • Yorke tells us that Kate actually prefers to be called Catherine, though the press will have a tough time making that adjustment.
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  • In these tough economic times, and with all bad news out there, people like a bit of an escape to take their minds off their troubles.
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  • At a time when even young girls are being marketed high heels and skimpy clothes, the tough, take-no-prisoners style of punk might be a nice relief.
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  • Children have been enjoying the look and feel of these tough outfits since the early 1900s when OshKosh B'Gosh first introduced them to kids, so they could follow in their dads' footsteps.
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  • While not viewed so much today as a unique form of dressing, overalls still remain a popular choice among parents for their children, particularly for their tough construction and their appearance.
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  • Girls holiday dresses come in so many different designs and fabrics, it can be tough to decide which one will look best on your daughter.
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  • Clothes of all styles are available for the youngest set of fashionistas, ranging from impossibly girly pink to tough and rugged looks for future tomboys.
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  • Choosing a boys leather jacket is not as tough as it may seem.
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  • Children have a habit of growing faster than weeds and, in a tough economy especially, few people want to spend a lot of money on a dress that their child will only wear one time.
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  • However, they get very high ratings from parents who appreciate the loose fit for growing boys, the softness and the long, tough wear.
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  • Red plaid or flannel looks fantastic with tough denim jeans and boots.
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  • Because of denim's tough wear, it can hold up to a lot - even writing with Magic Markers.
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  • It's tough to say whether leggings will endure further decades of wear, as the fashion industry is fairly fickle in its aims.
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  • Even if you finish school with the average amount of debt, currently about $18,000, it can be tough to make ends meet if you can't find a position with a suitable starting salary.
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  • For some students, large classes with tough requirements are the best learning environment.
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  • It's tough being the lone mom in a class of young college students.
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  • In some cases, it can be tough to figure out what the major factors are that distinguish one program from another, in which case it's helpful to contact the institution and ask to speak to an admissions representative.
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  • Students in extremely rigorous programs can expect to spend up to four or five hours per day studying and working on their degrees, so people with already packed schedules may find it tough to create enough time to complete their work.
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  • It can be tough for students to juggle coursework from multiple disciplines that may not relate to one another.
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  • It's an ambitious and tough pathway, but many students find it worthwhile because they get to study what interests them most as well as build leadership, independence, and self-discipline in the process.
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  • It can be tough to juggle busy work schedules with course deadlines and assignments, but it's one way to end up with less debt and help offset tuition costs.
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  • Most people considering a master's degree for business administration are management or business professionals seeking to enhance their career options, to stay marketable in a tough marketplace and to increase potential compensation.
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  • Tough economic times and an increase in penny-pinching consumers have made voyages to America's last great frontier incredibly affordable.
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  • Finding the best Alaska cruise family deals is especially desired in these tough economic times.
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  • Another tough decision to make is where to sail from and to.
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  • When the dog training gets tough, the tough get dog training aids.
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