like stink Definition in Cambridge British English Dictionary
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like stink

UK informal
If someone works like stink, they work extremely hard.
Translations of “like stink”
in Chinese (Traditional) 非常賣力地,極努力地…
in Chinese (Simplified) 非常卖力地,极努力地…
(Definition of like stink from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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