Definition of Labored in English :

Define Labored in English

Labored meaning in English

Meaning of Labored in English

Pronunciation of Labored in English

Labored pronunciation in English

Pronounce Labored in English


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1. labored, laboured, strained

lacking natural ease

Example Sentences:
'a labored style of debating'

2. heavy, labored, laboured

requiring or showing effort

Example Sentences:
'heavy breathing'
'the subject made for labored reading'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of labored
made or done with great effort; not effortless and natural; strained

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of labored
1. Produced or done with effort: the labored breathing of a very ill person.
2. Lacking natural ease; strained: a labored style of debating.

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