Definition of thick-skinned adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌθɪk ˈskɪnd//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌθɪk ˈskɪnd//
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  1. 1(of a person) not easily upset by criticism or unkind comments You have to be pretty thick-skinned to do this job.
  2. 2(of fruit) having a thick skin a thick-skinned variety of grape
  3. opposite thin-skinned
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: thick-skinned