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English definition of “slog”

slog

verb (WORK HARD)    /slɒɡ/ US  /slɑːɡ/ (-gg-)
[I usually + adv/prep] mainly UK informal to work hard over a long period, especially doing work that is difficult or boring: I've been slogging away for days on this essay and I'm still not finished.Work, working and the workplaceWorking hours and periods of work [I + adv/prep] to travel or move with difficulty, for example through wet, sticky soil or snow, or when you are very tired: Despite the rain, they slogged on for another six miles.Moving unsteadily or with difficulty
(Definition of slog verb (WORK HARD) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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