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Translation of grindstone in German:


  • Schleifstein Mask.
    hold or keep one's nose to the grindstone
    sich dahinter klemmen [informal]
    hold or keep somebody's nose to the grindstone
    dafür sorgen, dass jemand sich dahinter klemmt [informal]
    get back to the grindstone
    sich wieder an die Arbeit machen

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