Associations to the word «Labouring»

Wiktionary

LABOURING, verb. (British) (Canada) present participle of labour
LABOURING, noun. The act of one who labours; toil; work done.

Dictionary definition

LABOURING, adjective. Doing arduous or unpleasant work; "drudging peasants"; "the bent backs of laboring slaves picking cotton"; "toiling coal miners in the black deeps".

Wise words

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.