Toughness in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Toughness

(uncountable) The state of being tough | (physics, of a metal) Resistance to fracture when stressed | A formidable difficulty

Short Example Sentences for Toughness

  • 1. The peculiar, indiarubber-like toughness of this organ is well known. 🔊
  • 2. It had none of the irrational mute toughness of the Russians and British. 🔊

How to use Toughness in Sentences?

  • 1. His toughness and gruff manner towards her made her quiver all over with anticipation. 🔊
  • 2. They are all noted for great physical vitality combined with unusual toughness of nerve-fibre. 🔊
  • 3. The bow is made of a species of wild mulberry, of great toughness and flexibility. 🔊
  • 4. In Parliament, such a soul put into a body of the due toughness might have carried it far. 🔊
  • 5. Hardness and toughness are actual drawbacks in the utilisation of rubber which is required for vulcanising. 🔊
  • 6. It has been found that the greater the degree of concentration of the zinc solution, the greater will be the toughness of the paper. 🔊
  • 7. They learn to smoke cigarettes because such men profess to like to see a pretty woman affect the toughness of a rowdy. 🔊
  • 8. The toughness of the mutton-chops took the edge off my teeth for forty-eight hours, and off my love for ever. 🔊
  • 9. As for his bluffness and toughness and appeals to common sense, all that is, of course, simply the first trick of rhetoric. 🔊
  • 10. But the toughness of the peasants causes them to survive as a race in spite of disease, in spite of ill-treatment, and in spite of continuous war. 🔊
  • 11. The toughness of the web wrought from such strands And pride of Everard colours all her dreams. 🔊
  • 12. The saplings, cut when three to six years old, made excellent fork and spade handles on account of the toughness and pliability of their fibre. 🔊
  • 13. The "limber pine" it is called, from the toughness of its fibre, which alone enables its long limbs to sustain the whipping they get. 🔊
  • 14. He has no inherited morals, and four years are not sufficient to drive toughness into his fibre, or to teach him how holy a thing is his Regiment. 🔊
  • 15. It is soft, easily fused (melting at 327 deg.), and quite malleable, but has little toughness or strength. 🔊
  • 16. If not the original of the type, yet it deserves particular attention owing to the peculiarity of the material of the skin, which combines lightness and toughness and pliability. 🔊
  • 17. The uniformity of texture and the toughness of the bars which have been thrice rolled are so great that they may be twisted, cold, into a knot without showing any signs of fracture. 🔊
  • 18. There was an indescribable air of toughness about him, partly due to the fact that he wore his hair in a well-oiled fringe almost down to his eyebrows, which gave him the appearance of having no forehead at all. 🔊