give your mind to something

give (one's) mind to (something)

To give something one's complete attention, determination, and effort. You can still manage a B average if you give your mind to acing the final exam. I know we can win this game, but only if we all give our minds to it.
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give your ˈmind to something

think hard about something: He hadn’t really been giving his mind to the problem.I’m sure you’ll learn it if you give your mind to it.
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