look up any word, like eiffel tower:
 
1.
When the situation is difficult, it's time for you to show you can make it(the brave person acts).You face the difficulty, you don't run away.
Anna lost her job and her boyfriend dumped her for her best friend. She carried on. When the going gets tough the tough gets going. Three monthes later she was in a better job and going out with a really nice guy.
by Leonardo Manduca Sales November 06, 2007

Words related to when the going gets tough the tough gets going

not to chicken out not to turn away from hadrship to be undeterred to be unfased to carry on to face hardship