heavy lifting definition

  • noun:
    • Slang Serious or tough activities or work: "Attention is moving to the fall Presidential race, along with only seven months kept in company, Reagan will not be performing any heavy-lifting” ( Company Week).
    • The most demanding part of an endeavour; work calling for the most effort, sources, or consideration.
    • hard work

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