The Outsiders

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What is the difference between 'tuff and "tough"?

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It is really just a different way (slang) of looking at the word "tough."

"Tough and tuff are two different words. Tough is the same as rough; tuff means cool, sharp--- like a tuff-looking Mustang or a tuff record. In our neighborhood both are compliments."