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1. laboring

adjective. ['ˈleɪbɝɪŋ'] doing arduous or unpleasant work.

Synonyms

  • toiling
  • busy
  • drudging

Antonyms

  • unemployed
  • negligent
  • unintrusive
  • unoccupied

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Words that Rhyme with Laboring

  • neighboring

Example sentences of the word laboring


1. Noun, singular or mass
Nurses work in labor and delivery care for the laboring mom -- and her partner!

2. Verb, gerund or present participle
It tells the story of a dysfunctional family battling each other and laboring to find a way to coexist.

Quotes containing the word laboring


1. I am a poor man and of little worth, who is laboring in that art that God has given me in order to extend my life as long as possible.
- Michelangelo

2. Laboring through a world every day more stultified, which expected salvation in codes and governments, ever more willing to settle for suburban narratives and diminished payoffs--what were the chances of finding anyone else seeking to transcend that, and not even particularly aware of it?
- Thomas Pynchon, Against the Day

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