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move heaven and earth

to do everything you can to ​achieve something: He'll move ​heaven and ​earth to get it done on ​time.
(Definition of move heaven and earth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “move heaven and earth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 竭尽全力…
in Chinese (Traditional) 竭盡全力…
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