from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To toil excessively; work or labour hard.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. To labor excessively.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To toil excessively; labor hard.


From Middle English toswinken, equivalent to to- +‎ swink. (Wiktionary)


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