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informal difficult work that needs a lot of effort
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 description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time
the spirit of a dead person that someone sees or hears
an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners
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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.