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be all (that) you can do

informal
If it is all (that) you can do to do something, you are trying very hard to do it and it is difficult: This is so boring, it's all I can do to stay awake.
(Definition of be all (that) you can do from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be all (that) you can do”
in Chinese (Simplified) 尽己所能, 咬牙苦撑…
in Chinese (Traditional) 盡己所能, 咬牙苦撐…
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