"tough guy" translation into Spanish

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"tough guy" in Spanish

EN tough guy
volume_up
{noun}

1. general

tough guy
volume_up
duro {m} [coll.] (en películas)

2. colloquial

tough guy
volume_up
gallito {m} [coll.] (persona)
no te hagas el gallito
tough guy
volume_up
macho {m} [coll.] (hombre fuerte)
tough guy (also: thug)
volume_up
taita {m} [SAm.] [coll.] (matón)
tough guy
volume_up
vacilón {m} [Spa.] [coll.] (chulo)
tough guy
volume_up
machote {m} [coll.] (hombre)

3. British English, colloquial

tough guy (also: macho)
volume_up
gallo {m} [Mex.] [coll.] (bravucón)

Synonyms (English) for "tough guy":

tough guy
English

Context sentences for "tough guy" in Spanish

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Englishthe local tough guy
Englishto act the tough guy
EnglishThis 'tough guy' approach, presumably designed to make the actual outcome for next year seem relatively palatable, should have no place in a new CFP.
Este enfoque «chulesco», concebido probablemente para que las consecuencias reales del año que viene resulten relativamente aceptables, no debería tener cabida en una nueva PPC.