grind away

phrasal verb

ground away; grinding away; grinds away
: to work or study in a steady, determined way
She was grinding away at her studies.
: to remove (a part of something) by rubbing something rough against it
He uses a special tool to grind away the stone.

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“Grind away.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Mar. 2023.

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