beaver away

phrasal verb
beavered away; beavering away; beavers away

Definition of beaver away

informal
: to work in a very active and energetic way They've been beavering away for hours. often + atThey're still beavering away at the problem.

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“Beaver away.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beaver%20away. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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