Definition of a hard nut to crack in English:

a hard nut to crack

phrase

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    • ‘I know it's going to be a hard nut to crack but we can't just ignore it.’
    • ‘Whenever anyone says to me ‘You're a hard nut to crack,’ it just makes me more wary.’
    • ‘Your friends may find you remote and a hard nut to crack.’
    • ‘Linda is soon to learn that Jennifer is a hard nut to crack.’
    • ‘I prove a hard nut to crack and stand firm, so she tries out my other teammates.’