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plug away

verb as in keep one's nose to the grindstone

verb as in labor

verb as in plod

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Example Sentences

All the while, I was continuing to plug away on my record and keep myself occupied.

Inside of ten minutes he had Josh under conviction and had taken his pipe and plug away from him.

He sounded and began to plug away and bang the leader with his tail.

“And I ought to plug away at my Latin,” added Chet, with another sigh.

Just how long can a stubborn and mystified man plug away at his task?


On this page you'll find 264 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to plug away, such as: grind away, hammer away/hammer into, labor, muck, perform, and plod.

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