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blood, sweat and tears

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Definition


Indicative of hard work and sacrifice.

Context : Social Life
Category: Idiom
Semantic: difficult, hard, sacrifice
Examples of idiom “blood, sweat and tears” from Twitter
  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'mogrim'
    mogrim:

    How many hours of R&D, blood, sweat and tears to develop an exquisite piece of tech like my Nexus1 - and I use it to play crappy music?

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'Jaime_Morales'
    Jaime_Morales:

    Do you know how much I have been praying for this opportunity? a lifetime. 10 years of blood, sweat and tears.. ALL WORTH IT NOW>>

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'YumBlueberries'
    YumBlueberries:

    Lovely. I accidently dripped blood onto a page of my sketch book. At least I can now say I've put blood, sweat and tears into it.

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'SniperCha'
    SniperCha:

    In a world where blood, sweat and tears earn you success-your heart becomes your most valuable asset...

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'yourmajesty'
    yourmajesty:

    Just got to print out this cv now for tommorow. Hope they are looking for blood, sweat and tears and not spilt coffee on a C.V

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'MalloryKSmith'
    MalloryKSmith:

    When I think about it, thesis LITERALLY has caused "blood, sweat and tears." I can provide examples for all three.

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'nate73'
    nate73:

    @townhouseva congratulations John and Karen. Your food is amazing-I tasted the blood, sweat and tears.

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'AbhishekNahar'
    AbhishekNahar:

    RT @jonathanfields: The final 1% of blood, sweat and tears it takes to go from great to stunning often takes just as long as the first 99% to create