Usage examples for toughened

  1. " Besides," Ledyard went on; " you get toughened and brutal; most of us drink, when we don't do something worse." – The Place Beyond the Winds by Harriet T. Comstock
  2. I'm not toughened up to your mark yet. – For the Allinson Honor by Harold Bindloss
  3. Those things have toughened the fibre of our people, have renewed their faith and strengthened their devotion to the institutions we make ready to protect. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various