from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun Strenuous physical labor and effort.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A colloquial or humorous expression for energetic hand-labor, as in rubbing, scouring, etc.
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- noun idiomatic
Effortor hard work, especially physicalwork involving repeated motion of the forearm, such as scrubbing.
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- noun use of physical or mental energy; hard work
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From elbow + grease
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