graft noun

1 on part of the body

ADJ. bone, skin

VERB + GRAFT do Doctors are hoping to do a bone graft to repair the damaged bone.

GRAFT + VERB take If the skin graft takes, then surgeons will do another operation a few weeks later.

2 hard work

ADJ. hard Starting a new business involves a lot of hard graft.

VERB + GRAFT do Most of the graft was done for them by their assistants.