put a lot of energy into


put a lot of energy into
invested a lot of time and effort into

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • put — verb past tense putpresent participle putting MOVE STH 1 (transitive always + adv/prep) to move something from one place or position into another, especially using your hands: put sth in/on/there etc: Put those bags on the table. | You should put …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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  • put your heart into —    If you put your heart (and soul) into something, you are very enthusiastic and invest a lot of energy and hard work in it.     Paul was determined to make a success of the project. He put his heart and soul into it …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • put your back into something — british informal phrase to do something, especially physical work, with a lot of effort Thesaurus: to work hardsynonym Main entry: back * * * put your ˈback into sth idiom to use a lot of effort and energy …   Useful english dictionary


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