be relevant, be applicable, pertain, appertain, be pertinent, bear, have a bearing, refer, affect, concern, relate, involve, come into play
Sense: Verb: submit an application or request
submit an application, put in an application, submit a resume(US), submit your CV(UK), try out(US), audition, bid, appeal, make a request, request, ask, petition
Sense: Verb: work hard - followed by 'yourself'
devote yourself, buckle down(informal), knuckle down(slang), get down to work, get to work, work hard, give it your all, be hardworking, be diligent, keep your nose to the grindstone, put your shoulder to the wheel, burn the candle at both ends
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