tough vs moderate: What's the difference?

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Which is correct: tough or moderate

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toughadjective

making great mental demands; hard to comprehend or solve or believe

toughadjective

very difficult; severely testing stamina or resolution

toughnoun

someone who learned to fight in the streets rather than being formally trained in the sport of boxing

toughadjective

unfortunate or hard to bear

toughadjective

violent and lawless

toughadjective

physically toughened

toughnoun

an aggressive and violent young criminal

toughnoun

a cruel and brutal fellow

toughadjective

substantially made or constructed

toughadjective

feeling physical discomfort or pain (`tough' is occasionally used colloquially for `bad')

toughadjective

not given to gentleness or sentimentality

toughadjective

resistant to cutting or chewing

moderateverb

make less strong or intense; soften

moderateadjective

not extreme

moderatenoun

a person who takes a position in the political center

moderateverb

make more temperate, acceptable, or suitable by adding something else

moderateverb

make less severe or harsh

moderateverb

lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits

moderateverb

preside over

moderateadjective

marked by avoidance of extravagance or extremes

moderateadjective

being within reasonable or average limits; not excessive or extreme

moderateverb

make less fast or intense

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