head down, bum up

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head down, bum up (not comparable)

  1. (slang) In a figurative bodily position adopted when working hard at some task, either physical or mental.
    • 2007, 6 April, Gold Coast Bulletin, Call of sea sirens, [1]
      Hadn't heard a thing. Hard at work, head down, bum up.
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