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with might and main

old-fashioned literary with as much ​effort as ​possible: They ​shouted with might and ​main but nobody came to ​rescue them.
(Definition of with might and main from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “with might and main”
in Chinese (Simplified) 全力以赴…
in Chinese (Traditional) 全力以赴,竭盡全力…
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