What does labored mean?

Definitions for labored
ˈleɪ bərdla·bored

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. labored, laboured, strained(adj)

    lacking natural ease

    "a labored style of debating"

  2. heavy, labored, laboured(adj)

    requiring or showing effort

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

Wiktionary

  1. labored(Adjective)

    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. Labored(adj)

    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

How to pronounce labored?

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How to say labored in sign language?

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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. 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.

  2. Robertson Davies:

    He types his labored column -- weary drudge! Senile fudge and solemn: spare, editor, to condemn these dry leaves of his autumn.

  3. James Henry Leigh Hunt:

    Night's deepest gloom is but a calm; that soothes the weary mind: The labored days restoring balm; the comfort of mankind.

  4. Socrates:

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

  5. 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.

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