thick skin


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thick skin

skin from the palms and soles, so named because of its relatively thick epidermis.
Body building Fat-rich smooth skin that covers muscle, which is undesirable for weight athletes who want others to appreciate their hard-earned bulk
Vox populi A popular term for emotional resiliency to insults and negativity
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Hence, our secondary analysis of satisfaction suggests that thick skin may not affect satisfaction and that it is possible to overcome any ethnicity-related nose issue by selecting the appropriate technique and procedure to perform.
"When I was a player, the TV would be on or your friends would ring you up and say, 'I can't believe what's being written about you.' "You have to develop a thick skin. I certainly did - and it is now a big part of being an England player.
Arnold Schwarzenegger spoke to Hollyscoop at the 'End Of Watch' premiere and when asked what advice he would give to his son who just started acting, he said that he "has to have a lot of endurance and thick skin."
THICK skin is one of the Apre-requisites for a life in politics, as Michael Gove surely knows.
He said: "I've got to have thick skin. I managed Rangers.
Using a sample is an ideal way to be introduced to Omnibalm because it works quickly to moisturize and comfort rough, thick skin, Carson says.
DAMON ALBARN has developed a thick skin when it comes to critics.
STOKE boss Tony Pulis was thankful for his "thick skin" during an uncomfortable return to Bristol City which ended in a 1-0 defeat.
Give me a break and get a life and some thick skin, will you?
"He will need a thick skin and be willing to face litigation" that the two mortgage giants would surely launch to protect their interests, Wallison says.
Realising the benefits of thick skin while acknowledging the inherent messiness of construction, other architects are exploring the rain screen.
Rowswell, who is determined and also has a thick skin, seemed unperturbed by the hornet's nest, but it probably won't be brought up again any time soon.