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Meaning of "put one's shoulder to the wheel" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PUT ONE'S SHOULDER TO THE WHEEL

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PUT ONE'S SHOULDER TO THE WHEEL

put on the dog
put on the map
put on the ritz
put on to
put one across
put one in mind of
put one over on
put one´s back into
put one´s best foot forward
put one´s cards on the table
put one´s feet up
put one´s foot down
put one´s foot in it
put one´s hand to the plough
put one´s head in a noose
put one´s house in order
put one´s money where one´s mouth is
put one´s oar in
put one´s shirt on
put option

WORDS THAT END LIKE PUT ONE'S SHOULDER TO THE WHEEL

at the wheel
cartwheel
chain wheel
cogwheel
driving wheel
Ferris wheel
fifth wheel
flywheel
freewheel
heel
medicine wheel
paddle wheel
pinwheel
ratchet wheel
rear wheel
spare wheel
steering wheel
the wheel
thumbwheel
wheel
wire wheel

Synonyms and antonyms of put one's shoulder to the wheel in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «put one's shoulder to the wheel» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PUT ONE'S SHOULDER TO THE WHEEL

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The translations of put one's shoulder to the wheel from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «put one's shoulder to the wheel» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

把一个人的肩膀上车轮
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

poner uno de hombro a la rueda
570 millions of speakers

English

put one´s shoulder to the wheel
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पहिया के लिए एक के कंधे डाल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

وضع واحد في الكتف لعجلة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

положить свое плечо к колесу
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

colocar seu ombro à roda
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

চাকা মধ্যে একটি কাঁধ করা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

mettre l´épaule à la roue
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Letakkan bahu pada roda
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

legte eine Schulter zum Rad
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

車輪に肩を入れて
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

바퀴 에 하나 의 어깨 를 넣어
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sijine pundhak siji menyang roda
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đưa vai của một người để bánh xe
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சக்கரத்திற்கு ஒரு தோள்பட்டை போடு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

खांद्याला खांदा लावा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Omzunu direksiyona koymak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

mettere uno di spalla alla ruota
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

umieścić własnego ramię w kole
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

покласти своє плече до колеса
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pune umărul cuiva de a roții
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

θέσει ώμο του στον τροχό
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sit ´n mens se skouer aan die wiel
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

sätta en axel till hjulet
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

sette en skulder til hjulet
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PUT ONE'S SHOULDER TO THE WHEEL»

The term «put one's shoulder to the wheel» is normally little used and occupies the 140.717 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PUT ONE'S SHOULDER TO THE WHEEL»

Discover the use of put one's shoulder to the wheel in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to put one's shoulder to the wheel and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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English-Albanian Dictionary of Idioms
... pocket kaperdij nje kafshate te hidhur; mposht sedren (krenarine, kryelartesine ) □ Housework was what she wanted... She even pocketed the last of her pride and tried with Mrs. Ramage. put one's shoulder to the wheel i ve gjoksin punes ...
Ilo Stefanllari, 2000
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Devotions Upon Emergent Occasions: Together with Death's Duell
... take one's stand; stand firm &c (stability) 150; steel oneself; stand no nonsense, not listen to the voice of the charmer. buckle to; buckle oneself put one's shoulder to the wheel, lay one's shoulder to the wheel, set one's shoulder to the wheel; ...
John Donne, William Henry Draper, Izaak Walton, 1926
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The American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms, Second Edition
This term, referring to helping to row a boat, was first recorded in Charles Coffey's 1731 play The Devil to Pay: “I will govern my own house without your putting in an oar.” put one's shoulder to the wheel Work hard, make a strenuous effort, as in  ...
Christine Ammer, 2013
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A Collection of Confusible Phrases
... something (put one 's money in something) put one's nose into something ( have one 's nose in something) put one's seal to something put one's shoulder to the wheel (follow the plough) put oneself in someone's shoes put oneself out of the ...
Yuri Dolgopolov, 2004
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The Wordsworth Dictionary of Idioms
... on one's shoulder see chip. have a head on one's shoulders see head. have broad shoulders to be able to accept a great deal of responsibility: Blame me if you like — I've got broad shoulders. put one's shoulder to the wheel (in/) to begin to ...
Elizabeth McLaren Kirkpatrick, C. M. Schwarz, 1993
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Chambers Idioms
... on one's shoulder see chip. have a head on one's shoulders see head. have broad shoulders to be able to accept a great deal of responsibility: Blame me if you like — I've got broad shoulders. put one's shoulder to the wheel (inf) to begin to ...
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Rajpal Dictionary Of English Idioms & Phrases
... all one has on * The union put its shirt on the success of the venture Put one's shoulder to the wheel: Set to work in earnest as if to get a coach out of the mine * Let us put our shoulders to the wheel instead of seeking help from others Put out:  ...
Shori, A K, 2010
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Business English Smart Business Talk
... 66 Put One's Shoulder To The Wheel , 56 Put One's Nose To The Grindstone , 30 Put One's Two Cents In , 16 Put Out Of One's Head , 51 Put Something On The Table , 37 Put Their Heads Together , 51 Racket , 27 Raise Eyebrows , 16 Rat ...
Joern Meissner, Tracy C. Yun, 2008
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A Dictionary of Anglo-American Proverbs & Proverbial ...
To put one's shoulder to the wheel (APP 331; ODEP 729; EAP 393; MP 563; DAP 538) 1913 Miss Florence Haydon put her shoulder to the wheel. (p. 207) Grossmith, Weedon. From Studio to Stage: Reminiscences ofWeedon Grossmith.
George B. Bryan, Wolfgang Mieder, 2005
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The Modern Anglo-Bengali Dictionary:
To put one's shoulder to the wheel — See under SHOULDER. Wheel of forture - Wheel of life— Same as ZOE- TROPE Wheels within wheels- Intricate machinery ; indirect or secret agencies ; 3 wheel (whe'l), «. f. & ». 1. To cause to turn on an ...
Charuchandra Guha, 2007

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