put your mind to it

put your mind to it
put (your) mind to it to put all your attention and effort into doing something.

If you put your mind to it, you could have the job finished in an afternoon.


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  • put your mind to it — use the power of your mind, be focused, mind over matter    You can do this calculus problem if you put your mind to it. Find a quiet place to work and apply all of your skill …   English idioms

  • put your mind to something — put/set/turn/your mind to something phrase to decide to do something and try very hard to achieve it You can do anything if you put your mind to it. Thesaurus: to make a decisionsynonym Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • put/set your mind to something — put/set your mind to (something) : to give your attention to (something) and try very hard to do it You d be surprised at what you can accomplish when you put your mind to it. We can solve this problem if we put our minds to it. • • • Main Entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • put/set your mind to — (something) : to give your attention to (something) and try very hard to do it You d be surprised at what you can accomplish when you put your mind to it. We can solve this problem if we put our minds to it. • • • Main Entry: ↑mind …   Useful english dictionary

  • put something out of your mind — put someone/​something out of your mind phrase to try to forget about someone or something unpleasant, even if only for a short time Just try to put the problem out of your mind. Thesaurus: to forget, or to try to forgetsynonym Main entry: mind * …   Useful english dictionary

  • put someone out of your mind — put someone/​something out of your mind phrase to try to forget about someone or something unpleasant, even if only for a short time Just try to put the problem out of your mind. Thesaurus: to forget, or to try to forgetsynonym Main entry: mind …   Useful english dictionary

  • put someone out of (your) mind — put (someone/something) out of (your) mind to stop thinking about someone or something. Karen can t put the burglary out of her mind …   New idioms dictionary

  • put something out of (your) mind — put (someone/something) out of (your) mind to stop thinking about someone or something. Karen can t put the burglary out of her mind …   New idioms dictionary

  • put out of (your) mind — put (someone/something) out of (your) mind to stop thinking about someone or something. Karen can t put the burglary out of her mind …   New idioms dictionary

  • set your mind to something — put/set/turn/your mind to something phrase to decide to do something and try very hard to achieve it You can do anything if you put your mind to it. Thesaurus: to make a decisionsynonym Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

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