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Elbow grease   /ˈɛlbˌoʊ gris/   Listen
Elbow grease

noun
1.
Use of physical or mental energy; hard work.  Synonyms: effort, exertion, sweat, travail.  "They managed only with great exertion"






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Words linked to "Elbow grease" :   least resistance, diligence, supererogation, friction, trouble, straining, struggle, rubbing, overexertion, pull, toil, detrition, difficulty, workout, application, exercising, physical exercise, labor, exercise, labour, least effort, physical exertion, strain, overkill, effort



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