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  1. plug away, peg away, slog, keep one's nose to the grindstone, keep one's shoulder to the wheelverb

    work doggedly or persistently

    "She keeps plugging away at her dissertation"

    plug, plug away, plod, tramp, footslog, pad, swig, peg away, keep one's shoulder to the wheel, slug, trudge, keep one's nose to the grindstone

  2. slog, footslog, plod, trudge, pad, trampverb

    walk heavily and firmly, as when weary, or through mud

    "Mules plodded in a circle around a grindstone"

    footslog, stray, dramatise, trudge, wander, range, aggrandise, plug away, keep one's shoulder to the wheel, bolster, cast, peg away, fill out, slug, roam, blow up, swan, roll, aggrandize, embroider, dramatize, embellish, lard, drift, ramble, vagabond, swig, tramp, rove, pad, plod, keep one's nose to the grindstone

  3. slug, slog, swigverb

    strike heavily, especially with the fist or a bat

    "He slugged me so hard that I passed out"

    footslog, trudge, stagnate, plug away, keep one's shoulder to the wheel, peg away, slug, idle, quaff, laze, gulp, swig, tramp, pad, plod, keep one's nose to the grindstone

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  1. The President:

    I fear this could still be a long, hard slog.

  2. Nick Goepper:

    Sometimes big contests are just sort of business as usual and you have to just slog together a run, this, it felt good to do it how we wanted to do it.

  3. John Canally:

    Many have said this program is not going to suddenly flip a switch, it's a long slog and this is the first step.

  4. Charlie Smith:

    We don't think P/E ratios are going anywhere, for this year, we think it's going to be a tough slog.

  5. Max Bergmann:

    They want to make this as hard and long a slog as possible for the Russians, that's how they have pursued this war ; they have fought the Russians for every inch of territory, and when it becomes a tactical mistake to keep fighting they withdraw, but not precipitously.

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