slog away

slog away
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. trabajar duro
Even while it was raining, we slogged away at building the bridge.Incluso mientras llovía, trabajamos duro para construir el puente.
b. esforzarse
The accountants slogged the night away to prepare the report.Los contadores se esforzaron durante toda la noche para preparar el informe.
c. pencar
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
The sun set four hours ago, but the workers are still slogging away.Atardeció hace cuatro horas, pero los obreros todavía están pencando.
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