work (one's) ass off

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work (one's) ass off

rude slang 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 ass off at the gym! Sally and Jim work their asses off when we hold our user conference—I don't know what I'd do without them!
See also: ass, off, work

work your ass (or butt) off

work extremely hard. North American vulgar slang
See also: ass, off, work
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I have no idea why I'm successful, and I'll work my ass off until I get fired,'' he jokes.
I just wanna stay in the White House and work my ass off, make great deals, right?
The gap's not that big but it still needs to be closed and I'll work my ass off to do that," he said.
However, he admitted, "I can't replace Charlie Sheen, but I'm going to work my ass off to entertain the hell out of people.
Why should I go and work my ass off and pay my taxes when this is how I am treated in return?
He said, "I can't replace Charlie Sheen but I'm going to work my ass off to entertain the hell out of people