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used for referring to something you think is going to be very difficult to achieve or succeed in
activity that involves physical or mental effort
effort and attention
something that needs a lot of skill, energy, and determination to deal with or achieve, especially something you have never done before and will enjoy doing
a determined and organized effort to control or stop something, for example a disease or crime
physical or mental energy needed to do something
work, especially hard physical work
something difficult or complicated that you do
the process of trying to achieve something
a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck
the score in tennis when both players have 40 points
(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people
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Free thesaurus definition of hard work and effort from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.