bang one's head against a brick wall

bang one's head against a brick wall
делать долгие, безуспешные попытки добиться (чего-либо)

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  • bang one's head against a brick wall — To waste one s time in unproductive effort • • • Main Entry: ↑bang …   Useful english dictionary

  • bang one's head against a brick wall —    If you bang or knock your head against a brick wall, you continue vainly to try to achieve something in spite of several unsuccessful attempts.     I ve been banging my head against a brick wall trying to explain the internet to my… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • bang — I. /bæŋ / (say bang) noun 1. a loud, sudden explosive noise, as the discharge of a gun. 2. a resounding stroke or blow. 3. a knock; a bump. 4. Colloquial (taboo) an instance of sexual intercourse. 5. Colloquial (taboo) a sexual partner (in… …  

  • brick — n., v., & adj. n. 1 a a small, usu. rectangular, block of fired or sun dried clay, used in building. b the material used to make these. c a similar block of concrete etc. 2 Brit. a child s toy building block. 3 a brick shaped solid object (a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • head — noun 1》 the upper part of the human body, or the front or upper part of the body of an animal, typically separated from the rest of the body by a neck, and containing the brain, mouth, and sense organs.     ↘(heads) the side of a coin bearing the …   English new terms dictionary

  • head — head1 W1S1 [hed] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(top of body)¦ 2¦(mind)¦ 3¦(calm/sensible)¦ 4¦(person in charge)¦ 5¦(front/leading position)¦ 6¦(crazy)¦ 7 a head/per head 8¦(river/valley)¦ 9 come to a head 9 bring something to a head …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • wall — 1 noun (C) 1 AROUND AN AREA an upright flat structure made of stone or brick, that divides one area from another: The garden was surrounded by a high brick wall. 2 IN A BUILDING one of the sides of a room or building: We decided to paint the… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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  • List of number-one hits in Norway — This list shows all the songs that has been number one on the official chart list in Norway, VG lista. It shows the year the song debuted at the top spot.Fact|the list should be sourced|date=March 20081958# Billy Vaughn Sail Along Silvery Moon #… …   Wikipedia


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