Definition of 'elbow grease'
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Times, Sunday Times (2006)
What would they know about elbow grease?The Sun (2014)
This does take some serious elbow grease.Times, Sunday Times (2013) The Sun (2013)
It just takes a bit of elbow grease.The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2010) The Sun (2008) The Sun (2010) The Sun (2015) The Sun (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
So use some elbow grease.The Sun (2006)
Of course they were all utterly hopeless at doing something practical that requires a bit of elbow grease and failed miserably in the first basic cleaning task.The Sun (2009)
This operation requires a good deal of elbow grease, as well as something no-nonsense and aggressive in the way of cleaning sprays.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The cleaner the surface, the less likely it is that weeds will make their home there, so apply some elbow grease.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
A Northumberland brewery exemplifies the degree of commitment, patience and entrepreneurial elbow grease needed to make such an operation a going concern.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Definition of elbow grease from the Collins English Dictionary