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  Definition of Elbow grease
  1. use of physical or mental energy; hard work; "he got an A for effort"; "they managed only with great exertion"
Similar Words: effort, exertion, travail, sweat

 

Hyponyms: struggle, trouble, difficulty, least effort, least resistance, strain, straining, exercise, exercising, physical exercise, physical exertion, workout, pull, application, diligence, overkill, supererogation, overexertion, friction, detrition, rubbing

 

Derivational Morphology: labor, labour, toil, fag, travail, grind, drudge, dig, moil, exert

 

Anagrams: glassblower

 

 
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