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Daemon
Posted: Friday, February 21, 2020 12:00:00 AM
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go at it hammer and tongs

To do something or perform some task with tremendous fervor, determination, energy, or forcefulness. An allusion to the force with which a blacksmith strikes metal using a hammer and tongs. More...

KSPavan
Posted: Friday, February 21, 2020 12:49:21 AM

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go at it hammer and tongs — To do something or perform some task with tremendous fervor, determination, energy, or forcefulness. An allusion to the force with which a blacksmith strikes metal using a hammer and tongs.
KSPavan
Posted: Friday, February 21, 2020 12:49:22 AM

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go at it hammer and tongs — To do something or perform some task with tremendous fervor, determination, energy, or forcefulness. An allusion to the force with which a blacksmith strikes metal using a hammer and tongs.
monamagda
Posted: Friday, February 21, 2020 6:09:47 AM

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Adyl Mouhei
Posted: Friday, February 21, 2020 7:15:38 AM

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Hammer and tongs

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Energetically, enthusiastically, or with great vehemence.
"Racehorses going at it hammer and tongs"
Adyl Mouhei
Posted: Friday, February 21, 2020 7:15:39 AM

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Hammer and tongs

INFORMAL

Energetically, enthusiastically, or with great vehemence.
"Racehorses going at it hammer and tongs"
Emel Rapchan
Posted: Friday, February 21, 2020 11:56:47 AM

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