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  1. Alex
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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tougher in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tougher in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of tougher in a Sentence

  1. Hillary Clinton:

    No president would be a tougher negotiator on behalf of American workers, either with our trade partners or Republicans on Capitol Hill than I would be, in order to get a deal that meets these high standards, the President should listen to and work with his allies in Congress, starting with Nancy Pelosi, who have expressed their concerns about the impact that a weak agreement would have on our workers, to make sure we get the best, strongest deal possible.

  2. Cory Booker:

    There's nobody in this race tougher than me.

  3. Ryan Pack:

    Martial Arts: Martial arts conditions the mind, body and spirit. It teaches you about Integrity, Perseverance, courtesy, loyalty, self-control, discipline, courage, etc. Martial arts teaches you how to defend yourself, knowing how to defend yourself is one of the greatest highs in life, martial arts might even save your life at some point. It can also reward you with the freedom of movement. Martial arts teaches you how to use your body properly, appropriately and effectively. It teaches you patterns, chokes and holds, takedowns and throws, vital points, board breaking techniques, joint manipulations, weapons and more. Martial arts can make you smarter, tougher, and more confident. Martial arts offers internal and external strength to its students. It can make a person a better person inside and out. Martial arts is a magical sport in my opinion because of the way it transforms people. Martial arts can transform you mentally , emotionally, and physically thereby making your spirit stronger. Martial arts has much to offer.

  4. Zack Davies:

    My biggest concern is he catches something and then brings it back to my wife, i feel our children are going to be fine. They'll bounce back. But somebody with lupus -- it's a tougher fight for her. A common cold for me and you, we're down maybe two days. Something like that for her, we're looking at weeks. And it's scary.

  5. Christopher Johnson:

    I think whether it's a Democrat or a Republican administration, it's probably going to be a little tougher.

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