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    What does this phrase mean:

    "spinning my tires"

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    Re: phrase

    Quote Originally Posted by 2010 View Post
    What does this phrase mean:

    "spinning my tires"
    What is the context?

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    Re: phrase

    Quote Originally Posted by 2010 View Post
    What does this phrase mean:

    "spinning my tires"
    ********** NOT A TEACHER **********

    Hello, 2010.

    (1) Here in the States, we have an expression:

    spinning one's wheels = wasting one's time and effort.

    (2) For example:

    I am going to quit this job. I am just spinning my wheels here.

    No matter how hard I work, I will never get a high position with

    good pay because all the good jobs go to the manager's relatives.

    Thank you

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