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!
See also: butt, off, work
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'Every single day you have to work your butt off. Every day.
And work your butt off the entire day," Fishel says.
"Trust yourself, believe in yourself, be yourself, stand up for yourself, and work your butt off. Be you, be different, and understand that a lot of people can speak into your life but they can not speak for you," said Coester to the 2018 graduating class.
"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 must put in a tremendous amount of effort if you want to rise to the top.
Or work your butt off. Or whatever you do, do it until your butt comes off.''
" You have to cope with all conditions and have the tenacity to work your butt off all winter.
If you come up with a product," he advises others, "you'd better get ready to get shut down, turned down, and work your butt off. The bottom line is no one wants to work.
"With Rico Gear, Joe Rokocoko, Dougie Howlett around - you just have to work your butt off."
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.