tough luck
1. noun

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  • tough luck — {n. phr.} An informal way to say that one had that coming; it serves one right. * /So your date didn t show up, eh? Tough luck, fellow./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • tough luck — {n. phr.} An informal way to say that one had that coming; it serves one right. * /So your date didn t show up, eh? Tough luck, fellow./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • tough luck — is bad luck …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • tough luck — I do not have any sympathy for your problems. Anyone who misses three classes will fail, and if you don t like it, tough luck! Usage notes: sometimes used to say you are sorry that someone is having problems: If a beggar approached us, she would… …   New idioms dictionary

  • tough luck — that is bad luck for you, tough bananas    I lost $100 betting on Tyson. Tough luck, guy …   English idioms

  • tough luck — AND tough cookies interj. That is too bad. □ Tough luck, but that’s the way the cookie crumbles. □ That’s too bad, tough cookies …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • tough\ luck — n. phr. An informal way to say that one had that coming; it serves one right. So your date didn t show up, eh? Tough luck, fellow …   Словарь американских идиом

  • tough luck — noun an unfortunate state resulting from unfavorable outcomes • Syn: ↑misfortune, ↑bad luck, ↑ill luck • Ant: ↑good luck (for: ↑bad luck), ↑good fortune ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • tough luck — bad fortune …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tough´ness — tough «tuhf», adjective, adverb, noun, verb. –adjective. 1. bending without breaking: »Leather is tough; cardboard is not. 2. hard to cut, tear, or chew: »The steak was so tough, I couldn t eat it. 3. stiff; sticky: »tough clay …   Useful english dictionary

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