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backbreaking

adjective uk   us   /ˈbækˌbreɪ.kɪŋ/
needing a lot of hard, physical effort and making you feel extremely tired: Digging the vegetable garden was backbreaking work.
Translations of “backbreaking”
in Chinese (Traditional) 極費氣力的, 累人的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 极费力气的, 累人的…
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