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work like a dog

  • as instruggle
  • as intoil
  • as inburn the midnight oil
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Synonyms for work like a dog

verb labor, work
  • cope
  • seek
  • strive
  • tackle
  • toil
  • try
  • assay
  • attempt
  • dig
  • endeavor
  • grind
  • hassle
  • hustle
  • offer
  • plug
  • scratch
  • slave
  • strain
  • sweat
  • undertake
  • bend over backwards
  • break one's back
  • break one's neck
  • exert oneself
  • give it one's best shot
  • give the old college try
  • go all out
  • have one's nose to grindstone
  • make every effort
  • plug away
  • take a crack
  • take a stab
  • take on
  • try one's hardest
  • work like a dog

Antonyms for work like a dog

  • forget
  • idle
  • neglect
  • be lazy
  • ignore
  • laze
  • procrastinate
  • withhold
  • rest
  • surrender
  • yield
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to work like a dog

burn the midnight oil

verb. work hard

struggle

verb. labor, work

struggled

verb. labor, work

struggles

verb. labor, work

struggling

verb. labor, work

toil

verb. work hard
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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