get down to work

idiom

: to start working
You need to get down to work if you want to finish the assignment on time.

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Recent Examples on the Web The knife arrives super sharp and ready to get down to work. Maya Polton, Better Homes & Gardens, 14 Feb. 2023

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“Get down to work.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/get%20down%20to%20work. Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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