heavy going

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Definition of heavy going

: difficult to do or finish The cold made the race heavy going for many runners. The book is really heavy going at the beginning.

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“Heavy going.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/heavy%20going. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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