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Labor (IPA: /ˈɫeɪbɝ/)


Labor (n.)

Physical toil or bodily exertion, especially when fatiguing, irksome, or unavoidable, in distinction from sportive exercise; hard, muscular effort directed to some useful end, as agriculture, manufactures, and like; servile toil; exertion; work.

Labor (n.)

Intellectual exertion; mental effort; as, the labor of compiling a history.

Labor (n.)

That which requires hard work for its accomplishment; that which demands effort.

Labor (n.)

Travail; the pangs and efforts of childbirth.

Labor (n.)

Any pang or distress.

Labor (n.)

The pitching or tossing of a vessel which results in the straining of timbers and rigging.

Labor (n.)

A measure of land in Mexico and Texas, equivalent to an area of 177/ acres.

Labor (n.)

To exert muscular strength; to exert one's strength with painful effort, particularly in servile occupations; to work; to toil.

Labor (n.)

To exert one's powers of mind in the prosecution of any design; to strive; to take pains.

Labor (n.)

To be oppressed with difficulties or disease; to do one's work under conditions which make it especially hard, wearisome; to move slowly, as against opposition, or under a burden; to be burdened; -- often with under, and formerly with of.

Labor (n.)

To be in travail; to suffer the pangs of childbirth.

Labor (n.)

To pitch or roll heavily, as a ship in a turbulent sea.

Labor (v. t.)

To work at; to work; to till; to cultivate by toil.

Labor (v. t.)

To form or fabricate with toil, exertion, or care.

Labor (v. t.)

To prosecute, or perfect, with effort; to urge stre/uously; as, to labor a point or argument.

Labor (v. t.)

To belabor; to beat.

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French motorcycle manufacturer

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Place in Littoral, Slovenia

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Mine in Granma Province, Cuba

Labor Synonyms

Labor, DoL, Labor Department, Department Of Labor

Labor Synonyms

Trade Union Movement, Labor Movement

Labor Synonyms

Labour, Toil

Labor Synonyms

Labour, Proletariat, Working Class

Labor Synonyms

Labor Party, Labor, Labour Party, Labour

Labor Synonyms

Lying-in, Travail, Parturiency, Labour, Childbed, Confinement

Labor Synonyms

Undertaking, Task, Project

Labor Synonyms

Toil, Travail, Grind, Drudge, Fag, Dig, Labour, Moi

Labor Synonyms

Labour

Labor Synonyms

Drive, Tug, Labour, Push On, Push

Labor (Last Name / Surname)

Labor is the #35,489 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 634 people had that surname.

Tagalog Translation

Labor in Tagalog is Gumawa

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A truly American sentiment recognises the dignity of labor and the fact that honor lies in honest toil." - Work

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Another of my wishes is to depend as little as possible on the labor of slaves." - Slavery

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Capital is dead labor ,that vampire-like, only lives by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks." - Karl Marx

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Civilization has done little for labor except to modify the forms of its exploitation." - Eugene V. Debs

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom." - Freedom


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