move heaven and earth

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Definition of move heaven and earth

: to work very hard to do something He vowed that he would move heaven and earth to finish the project on schedule.

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move

move ahead/along

move a muscle

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move in

move in for the kill

move it

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“Move heaven and earth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/move%20heaven%20and%20earth. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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