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Labor 1

Definition: 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 2

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

Labor 3

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

Labor 4

Definition: Travail; the pangs and efforts of childbirth.

Labor 5

Definition: Any pang or distress.

Labor 6

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

Labor 7

Definition: A measure of land in Mexico and Texas, equivalent to an area of acres.

Labor 8

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

Labor 9

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

Labor 10

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

Labor 11

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

Labor 12

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

Labor 13

Definition: To belabor; to beat.

labor 14

Definition: productive work (especially physical work done for wages); "his labor did not require a great deal of skill"

labor 15

Definition: any piece of work that is undertaken or attempted; "he prepared for great undertakings"

Labor 16

Definition: the federal department responsible for promoting the working conditions of wage earners in the United States; created in

labor 17

Definition: a social class comprising those who do manual labor or work for wages; "there is a shortage of skilled labor in this field"

Labor 18

Definition: a political party formed in Great Britain in characterized by the promotion of labor''s interests and the socialization of key industries

labor 19

Definition: an organized attempt by workers to improve their status by united action especially via labor unions (especially the leaders of this movement)

labor 20

Definition: concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of labor to the birth of a child; "she was in labor for six hours"

labor 21

Definition: undergo the efforts of childbirth

labor 22

Definition: strive and make an effort to reach a goal; "She tugged for years to make a decent living"; "We have to push a little to make the deadline!"; "She is driving away at her doctoral thesis"

labor 23

Definition: work hard; "She was digging away at her math homework"; "Lexicographers drudge all day long"


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