Work my backside off - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
work (one's) backside off (redirected from work my backside off)
work (one's) backside off
To work really hard (on or at something). I know you thought it was just a silly New Year's resolution, but I've been working my backside off at the gym! Sally and Jim work their backsides off when we hold our user conference—I don't know what I'd do without them!
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I go into every day of camp as if it's my last camp, I'll work my backside off
I have to work my backside off
to pay my way and look after my family.
I then had to work my backside off
to close a 20-second gap and by the time I got there my tyres were destroyed and I could not overtake.
Now we are self-funded I want to work my backside off
again to make sure it works for us, and that's why we tried to challenge ourselves.
Now I can work my backside off
and have physio, but then come home and switch off in a family environment.
I more or less have to work my backside off
to get any money.
Speaking of her quest for success, she vowed; "I'm gonna work my backside off
I just know that if I am given the job I'll work my backside off
to get it right.