work (one's) butt off

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work (one's) butt 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 butt off at the gym! Sally and Jim work their butts off when we hold our user conference—I don't know what I'd do without them!
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His six success rules are trust yourself, break the rules but not the law, don't be afraid to fail, don't listen to the critics, work your butt off and give something back.
Work I'VE been working, all week, just to pay the rent For I know that money, isn't heaven sent You have to work your butt off, sweat blood and tears Just to build a nest egg, for your future years.
If you want to make the president's club, if you want make a lot of money, if you want that promotion to sales manager or chief sales officer, you've got to work your butt off.
You have to cope with all conditions and have the tenacity to work your butt off all winter.
With Rico Gear, Joe Rokocoko, Dougie Howlett around - you just have to work your butt off.
You work your butt off to get something like that and the ref is not on the line.
Step one would be to work your butt off for at least seven to ten years.
If you ask me Mariah, the best way to get your records doing well again is to go out, show how 'nice' you can be to people and work your butt off to achieve success.
You have to stay positive and just try work your butt off during rehab and get back strong and be able to perform again,'' Simmons said.
If you want to show up on time, work your butt off, don't miss starts and grind it out, even if you're not as spectacular as Nolan Ryan or as glamorous as Tom Seaver or as overpowering as Steve Carlton - there's still a spot (in Cooperstown),'' said Sutton, who tied Ryan for 12th place on the victory list and finished with 3,574 strikeouts, fifth all time.