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plug away
  • [colloquial] verb + adverbto plug away (at something/somebody)I keep plugging away at my French
    sigo dándole duro al francés [colloquial]
    you'll have to plug away at him
    tendrás que seguir insistiéndole or [colloquial] dándole la lata
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