Definitions for laboriousness

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

la•bo•ri•ousləˈbɔr i əs, -ˈboʊr-(adj.)

  1. requiring much work, exertion, or perseverance:

    a laborious undertaking.

  2. characterized by or exhibiting excessive effort; labored.

  3. industrious.

Origin of laborious:

1350–1400; ME < L labōriōsus

la•bo′ri•ous•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. laboriousness, operoseness, toilsomeness(noun)

    the quality of requiring extended effort

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  1. laboriousness(Noun)

    The condition of being laborious.


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