hammer away at sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"hammer away at sth" in British English

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hammer away at sth

informal
phrasal verb with hammer uk   /ˈhæm.ər/  us   // verb
to ​work without ​stopping and with a lot of ​effort
(Definition of hammer away at sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hammer away at sth

phrasal verb with hammer uk   us   /ˈhæmər/ verb [T]
to ​work hard for a ​longtime in ​order to ​achieve something: Senators promised they would continue to ​hammer away at ​issues affecting ​workers.
(Definition of hammer away at sth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hammer away at sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 坚持不懈地努力做…
in Chinese (Traditional) 堅持不懈地努力做…
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