TOUGH in Scrabble

TOUGH is accepted in Scrabble (sowpods, twl06). It is a 5-letter word and contains the following letters G H O T U (sorted alphabetically). TOUGH is an ajective. TOUGH is also a noun. TOUGH (as adjective) is compared this way: tough, tougher, toughest. Displaying clues with their related answers, definition of clue, synonyms and pronunciation if aviailable.

Score table for TOUGH

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By adding one letter to TOUGH you can create these words

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1. FOUGHT13F4O1U1G2H4T1sowpodstwl06
2. THOUGH13T1H4O1U1G2H4sowpodstwl06
3. TOUGHY13T1O1U1G2H4Y4sowpodstwl06
4. BOUGHT12B3O1U1G2H4T1sowpodstwl06
5. MOUGHT12M3O1U1G2H4T1sowpodstwl06
6. DOUGHT11D2O1U1G2H4T1sowpodstwl06
7. THUGGO11T1H4U1G2G2O1sowpodstwl06
8. HOGNUT10H4O1G2N1U1T1sowpodstwl06
9. NOUGHT10N1O1U1G2H4T1sowpodstwl06
10. OUGHTS10O1U1G2H4T1S1sowpodstwl06
11. SOUGHT10S1O1U1G2H4T1sowpodstwl06
12. TOUGHS10T1O1U1G2H4S1sowpodstwl06
13. TROUGH10T1R1O1U1G2H4sowpodstwl06
14. ROUGHT10R1O1U1G2H4T1sowpodstwl06

Words starting with TOUGH

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1. TOUGHENINGS16T1O1U1G2H4E1N1I1N1G2S1sowpodstwl06
2. TOUGHNESSES15T1O1U1G2H4N1E1S1S1E1S1sowpodstwl06
3. TOUGHISH15T1O1U1G2H4I1S1H4sowpodstwl06
4. TOUGHENING15T1O1U1G2H4E1N1I1N1G2sowpodstwl06
5. TOUGHENERS14T1O1U1G2H4E1N1E1R1S1sowpodstwl06
6. TOUGHLY14T1O1U1G2H4L1Y4sowpodstwl06
7. TOUGHENED14T1O1U1G2H4E1N1E1D2sowpodstwl06
8. TOUGHNESS13T1O1U1G2H4N1E1S1S1sowpodstwl06
9. TOUGHENER13T1O1U1G2H4E1N1E1R1sowpodstwl06
10. TOUGHY13T1O1U1G2H4Y4sowpodstwl06
11. TOUGHING13T1O1U1G2H4I1N1G2sowpodstwl06
12. TOUGHIES12T1O1U1G2H4I1E1S1sowpodstwl06
13. TOUGHEST12T1O1U1G2H4E1S1T1sowpodstwl06
14. TOUGHENS12T1O1U1G2H4E1N1S1sowpodstwl06
15. TOUGHED12T1O1U1G2H4E1D2sowpodstwl06
16. TOUGHIE11T1O1U1G2H4I1E1sowpodstwl06
17. TOUGHER11T1O1U1G2H4E1R1sowpodstwl06
18. TOUGHEN11T1O1U1G2H4E1N1sowpodstwl06
19. TOUGHS10T1O1U1G2H4S1sowpodstwl06

Definition of TOUGH

Someone who learned to fight in the streets rather than being formally trained in the sport of boxing
An aggressive and violent young criminal
A cruel and brutal fellow
Not given to gentleness or sentimentality
A tough character
Very difficult
Severely testing stamina or resolution A rugged competitive examination The rugged conditions of frontier life The competition was tough It's a tough life It was a tough job
Physically toughened
The tough bottoms of his feet
Substantially made or constructed
Sturdy steel shelves Sturdy canvas A tough all-weather fabric Some plastics are as tough as metal
Violent and lawless
The more ruffianly element Tough street gangs
Feeling physical discomfort or pain (`tough' is occasionally used colloquially for `bad')
My throat feels bad She felt bad all over He was feeling tough after a restless night
Resistant to cutting or chewing
Unfortunate or hard to bear
Had hard luck A tough break
Making great mental demands
Hard to comprehend or solve or believe A baffling problem I faced the knotty problem of what to have for breakfast A problematic situation at home

Synonyms of TOUGH

adj tough, hard-bitten, hard-boiled, pugnacious, tough-minded, unsentimental, hard, insensitive
adj rugged, difficult, hard
adj tough, toughened, calloused, thickened, enured, inured, hardened, weather-beaten, experienced, rugged, strong
adj sturdy, rugged
adj ruffianly, violent
adj bad, uncomfortable
adj tough, cartilaginous, gristly, rubbery, chewy, coriaceous, leathered, leatherlike, leathery, fibrous, sinewy, stringy, unchewable, hempen, fibrous, inedible, uneatable
adj hard, bad
nounstreet fighter, combatant, battler, belligerent, fighter, scrapper
noun hood, hoodlum, goon, punk, thug, toughie, strong-armer, criminal, felon, crook, outlaw, malefactor
noun bully, hooligan, ruffian, roughneck, rowdy, yob, yobo, yobbo, attacker, aggressor, assailant, assaulter

Wiktionary says

  1. A person who obtains things by force; a thug or bully.
  1. To endure.
  2. To toughen.
  1. Strong and resilient; sturdy.
  2. Difficult to cut or chew.
  3. Rugged or physically hardy.
  4. Stubborn.
  5. Harsh or severe.
  6. Rowdy or rough.
  7. Difficult or demanding.
  8. Undergoing plastic deformation before breaking.
Score table
1p. E, A, I, O, N, R, T, L, S, U
2p. D, G
3p. B, C, M, P
4p. F, H, V, W, Y
5p. K
8p. J, X
10p. Q, Z