What does toiling mean?

Definitions for toiling
toil·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. drudging, laboring, labouring, toiling(adj)

    doing arduous or unpleasant work

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Toiling

    of Toil

How to pronounce toiling?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

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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. 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.

  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. Anuj Somany:

    Malingerers are flying and enjoying on the foreign shore whereas sincere employees are toiling and sweating in the market and shop floor in the private sector organization.

  4. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow:

    The heights by great men reached and kept were not attained by sudden flight, but they while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.

  5. Emeasoba George:

    Professing God's blessing is better than saying thanks to anyone. That is to say, it is more advantageous to tell someone God bless him or her rather than to tell him or her thank you. Yes! because God's blessing is incomparable. Besides that, it is God's blessing that makes anybody (truly) rich, neither does toiling increase it. ~Emeasoba George

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