stick at nothing

idiom

Definition of stick at nothing

British, informal
: to be willing to do anything in order to get or achieve something She'll stick at nothing to get what she wants.

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“Stick at nothing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stick%20at%20nothing. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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