hard at (something)(redirected from hard at something)
hard at (something)
Working diligently on something. I've been trying to get him to do his book report all day, so I'm glad to see that he's finally hard at work. We've been hard at this research for the last three years.
hard at it
Working diligently. I've been trying to get him to do his book report all day, so I'm glad to see that he's finally hard at it.
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hard at (something)and hard at doing something
working hard at something. Tom's busy. He's hard at work on the lawn.
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hard at itbusily working. informal
1997 Independent I leave home…just after 6 a.m. each day and I'm hard at it by 7.30.
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