be chasing your tail Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “be chasing your tail” in the English Dictionary

"be chasing your tail" in British English

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be chasing your tail

to be ​busy doing a lot of things but ​achieving very little
(Definition of be chasing your tail from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be chasing your tail”
in Chinese (Simplified) 瞎忙乎,白忙乎…
in Chinese (Traditional) 瞎忙活,白忙,徒勞無功…
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