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1. labored

adjective. ['ˈleɪbɝd'] requiring or showing effort.

Synonyms

  • effortful
  • heavy

Antonyms

  • easy
  • light
  • nonpregnant

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Words that Rhyme with Labored

  • belabored
  • chambered
  • clobbered
  • dismembered
  • encumbered
  • harbored
  • membered
  • misremembered
  • outnumbered
  • remembered
  • remembered
  • sobered

Example sentences of the word labored


1. Verb, past tense
Middle Ages monks labored both indoors and outdoors.

2. Verb, past participle
One telltale sign of a serious cough is labored breathing even when your dog isn't coughing.

3. Adjective
Her facial muscles may become slack, her jaw may drop and her breath may become labored.

Quotes containing the word labored


1. Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
- Socrates

2. After a long, labored sigh, I said, “She was really happy when I got there. I’m pretty sure she was suicidal when I left.”“You do have that effect on people.
- Darynda Jones, Third Grave Dead Ahead

2. labored

adjective. ['ˈleɪbɝd'] lacking natural ease.

Synonyms

  • laboured
  • awkward

Antonyms

  • unimportant
  • clear
  • shallow
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