Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TOUGHEST

The toughest part of it is that you got the job for me—and I had to fall down.

Okay, Chief, said Carter, though he knew this would be the toughest job yet.

Telling you—next to telling Nellie—was the toughest job I ever tackled.

It'll be the toughest sleddin' that we ever went up against.

It was a tough night outside, one of the toughest for years.

The self-willed, headstrong man will likely have the toughest time of any.

The captain is the toughest man this line of ships ever had.

They're no good—they won't work—and they're the toughest lookin' lot I ever did see!

Later we learned that the Baltimoreans dubbed us the "toughest" they had seen.

We got the generator to vanish, and that's the toughest part of the battle.