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  • As tough as old boots
  • As tough as they come
  • As tough as tough
  • Awkward age
  • Awkward squad
  • Be hard put to
  • Between a rock and a hard place ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Blow hard
  • Built Ford tough ( Ford Cars advertising slogan )
  • Cast iron alibi
  • Cast iron guarantee
  • Come down hard on
  • Cracklin' Rosie ( Neil Diamond song )
  • Curve ball ( a difficult proposition - deriving from baseball terminology )
  • Diamond Dogs ( David Bowie song )
  • Diamond Jim ( Nickname of James Brady )
  • Diamond geezer
  • Diamond in the rough ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Die hard ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Do hard time ( Spend time in a high security prison )
  • Do it the hard way
  • Do the hard yards ( Put in the hard work necessary for success )
  • Dr. Iron Fist ( Nickname of Vitali Klitschko )
  • Drive a hard bargain
  • Fall on hard times
  • Fat berg ( a solid mass of grease in a sewer )
  • Go hard
  • Go hard or go home
  • Group of death ( the most difficult or competitive group in a sports tournament )
  • Hang tough
  • Hard Rain's A Gonna Fall ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Hard act to follow
  • Hard and fast
  • Hard aport
  • Hard astarboard
  • Hard at it
  • Hard case
  • Hard cases make bad law
  • Hard cash
  • Hard cheddar
  • Hard cheese
  • Hard copy
  • Hard done by
  • Hard drinker
  • Hard evidence
  • Hard facts
  • Hard feelings
  • Hard hearted
  • Hard hitting
  • Hard knocks
  • Hard labour
  • Hard lines
  • Hard liquor
  • Hard luck
  • Hard nosed
  • Hard of hearing
  • Hard on
  • Hard on the heels of
  • Hard pressed
  • Hard put to it
  • Hard row to hoe
  • Hard shell
  • Hard stuff
  • Hard times
  • Hard to come by
  • Hard to pin down
  • Hard to place
  • Hard to swallow
  • Hard to take
  • Hard up
  • Hard words
  • Hard work never did anyone any harm
  • Hard work never killed anyone
  • Hard, cold cash
  • Hardened offender
  • Hardly ever
  • Hold hard
  • Hurry hard
  • I'll buy you a diamond ring my friend if it makes you feel alright ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • I'm only here for the beer ( Double Diamond advertising slogan )
  • Iron Man ( Nickname of John Terry )
  • Iron Mike ( Nickname of Mike Tyson )
  • Iron fist in velvet glove
  • Iron hoof ( Cockney rhyming slang for poof )
  • Iron out
  • Iron out the wrinkles
  • It takes a tough man to make a tender chicken ( Perdue Farms advertising slogan )
  • It's been a hard day's night, and I'd been working like a dog ( Beatles song lyric )
  • It's tough at the top
  • Just Another Diamond Day ( Vashti Bunyan song )
  • Make life difficult
  • No hard feelings
  • No hard feelings ( An injunction to forgive and forget following a dispute )
  • Old habits die hard
  • One Tough ( Nickname of Joaquin Andejar )
  • Play hard to get
  • Play hardball ( A baseball expression meaning to be or act tough or aggressive )
  • Pump iron
  • Put in the hard yards
  • Put the hard word on
  • Rest up ( take a break from one's arduous efforts )
  • Rigor mortis
  • Rock solid
  • Rode hard and put away wet
  • Rough diamond
  • Rule with a rod of iron
  • Rule with an iron fist
  • Saturday's child works hard for a living
  • School of hard knocks
  • Scrap Iron ( Nickname of Phil Garner )
  • Strike while the iron is hot
  • Take a cold hard look
  • Take a hard line
  • Ten summersets he'll undertake on solid ground ( Beatles song lyric )
  • That Friday feeling ( anticipation of the weekend after a hard working week )
  • The Black Diamond ( Nickname of Leonidas da Silva )
  • The Diamond State ( Nickname of the US state of Delaware )
  • The Granite City ( Nickname of Aberdeen Scotland )
  • The Granite State ( Nickname of the US state of New Hampshire )
  • The Iron Chancellor ( Nickname of Otto Von Bismark )
  • The Iron Curtain ( notional barrier between capitalist West and communist states )
  • The Iron Duke ( Nickname of Arthur Duke of Wellington )
  • The Iron Horse ( Nickname of Lou Gehrig )
  • The Iron Lady ( Nickname of Margaret Thatcher )
  • The Iron Man ( Nickname of Cal Ripken Jr. )
  • The Man in the Iron Mask
  • The bigger they are the harder they fall
  • The difficult we do immediately; the impossible takes a little longer
  • The road isn't built that can make it breathe hard! ( Chevrolet advertising slogan )
  • This Hard Land ( Bruce Springsteen song )
  • To make that tough job easier - you deserve M&M candy ( M&Ms advertising slogan )
  • Tough Juice ( Nickname of Caron Butler )
  • Tough customer
  • Tough love
  • Tough luck
  • Tough nut to crack
  • Tough on crime, tough on the causes of crime ( Tony Blair political slogan )
  • Tough pill to swallow
  • Tough row to hoe
  • Tough shit
  • Tough titty
  • Up above the world so high , like a diamond in the sky ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • We try harder ( Avis car rental advertising slogan )
  • We're number two. We try harder ( Avis Rent-a-Car advertising slogan )
  • When the going gets tough, the tough get going ( A catchphrase from Joseph Kennedy )
  • When the going gets tough, the tough go shopping
  • Work hard. Fly right ( Continental Airlines advertising slogan )
  • Working hard or hardly working?

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