Meaning of “work like a dog” in the English Dictionary

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"work like a dog" in British English

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work like a dog

UK also work like a Trojan approving

to work very hard:

You can work like a dog and still not make ends meet.

(Definition of “work like a dog” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"work like a dog" in American English

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work like a dog

to work very hard:

You can work like a dog and still not make ends meet.

(Definition of “work like a dog” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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