What does labored mean?

Definitions for labored
ˈleɪ bərdla·bored

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word labored.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. labored, laboured, strainedadjective

    lacking natural ease

    "a labored style of debating"

  2. heavy, labored, labouredadjective

    requiring or showing effort

    "heavy breathing"; "the subject made for labored reading"

Wiktionary

  1. laboredadjective

    Of an action that is difficult to perform.

    At the end of the marathon, her labored breathing told us she was exhausted.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Labored

    of Labor

  2. Laboredadjective

    bearing marks of labor and effort; elaborately wrought; not easy or natural; as, labored poetry; a labored style

Anagrams for labored »

  1. Lodebar

  2. doabler

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of labored in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of labored in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of labored in a Sentence

  1. Brad Glosserman:

    No one knows really who this man is. He's labored behind the scenes, he hasn't yet developed and presented an image to the Japanese public that they're going to be able to rally behind and support.

  2. Socrates:

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

  3. Mark Milley:

    I immediately ran to see if I could help. There were just a few people around him. He was not responsive and couldn't speak, and he had very labored breathing that was not actually moving air into his lungs.

  4. Louie Michael:

    The breathing is labored, it's tough. This stuff is real.

  5. Utah Rep. Ben McAdams:

    I am at home, feeling about as sick as I've ever been, it's really labored breathing, I feel like I have a belt around my chest that's really tight. When I cough, my muscles are so sore, so I just feel pain every time I cough, which is frequently.

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