What does belabour mean?

Definitions for belabour

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. belabor, belabour(verb)

    to work at or to absurd length

    "belabor the obvious"

  2. belabour, belabor(verb)

    beat soundly

  3. belabor, belabour(verb)

    attack verbally with harsh criticism

    "She was belabored by her fellow students"


  1. belabour(Verb)

    To labour about; labour over; work hard upon; ply diligently.

  2. belabour(Verb)

    To beat soundly; thump; beat someone.

  3. belabour(Verb)

    To attack someone verbally.

  4. belabour(Verb)

    To discuss something repeatedly; to harp on.

    Let both sides explore what problems unite us instead of belaboring those problems which divide us. - Inaugural speech 1961, John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Belabour

    be-lā′bur, v.t. to beat soundly.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of belabour in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of belabour in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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