one's nose is to the grindstone
Definition of one's nose is to the grindstone
: one is doing hard, continuous work My nose was to the grindstone the whole month of August.
Word by Word Definitions
: the part of the face that bears the nostrils and covers the anterior part of the nasal cavity
: this part together with the nasal cavity
: the anterior part of the head at the top or end of the muzzle : snout, proboscis
: to detect by or as if by smell : scent
: to push or move with the nose
: to move (as a vehicle) ahead slowly or cautiously
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