work one's tail off

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work (one's) tail off (third-person singular simple present works one's tail off, present participle working one's tail off, simple past and past participle worked one's tail off)

  1. (idiomatic) Work excessively or to the point of exhaustion.

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Last modified on 17 June 2013, at 01:28