What does toiling mean?

Definitions for toiling
toil·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. drudging, laboring, labouring, toilingadjective

    doing arduous or unpleasant work

    "drudging peasants"; "the bent backs of laboring slaves picking cotton"; "toiling coal miners in the black deeps"

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  1. toiling

    Toiling refers to working extremely hard or incessantly, often involving strenuous or exhausting labor. It can also involve struggling or battling against challenging circumstances.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Toiling

    of Toil

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of toiling in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of toiling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of toiling in a Sentence

  1. Mukut Singh:

    We are trying to be weary of Covid but we don't have an option -- it is a question of life and death, we are the ones who have provided food, milk, vegetables when the whole country was in lockdown -- we were still toiling in the fields.

  2. Discovery Channel star Dave Turin:

    We work long hours — 12 hours a day, six days a week. The gold matters to these guys and what you see is you see us toiling. It is a struggle, he said. People live vicariously through us because we go to some crazy places. there are millions of people that do this job and take it very seriously. It’s a good profession that has taken some hits. I am passionate about mining and mining in the correct way.

  3. RAS CARDO REGGAE:

    **(C)(P) BOOK- IN THE PASSAGE OF TIME-LOSING YOUR LOVED ONES-TEACHES ME THIS TRUTH:- WITH MUCH WISDOM COMES SORROW. SORROW MAKES ONE ASK-WHAT ARE WE TOILING FOR? WHY WORRY? I KNOW THAT I MAY SAVE OTHERS, BUT MYSELF I CANNOT SAVE. JAH IS MY ROCK!

  4. Winston Churchill:

    The heights of great men reached and kept, Were not attained by sudden flight, But they, while their companions slept, Were toiling upwards in the night.

  5. William Graham Sumner:

    Property left to a child may soon be lost but the inheritance of virtue--a good name an unblemished reputation--will abide forever. If those who are toiling for wealth to leave their children, would but take half the pains to secure for them virtuous habits, how much more serviceable would they be. The largest property may be wrested from a child, but virtue will stand by him to the last.

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