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Laboured is a member of the word family labour, included in the Academic Word List by Dr. Averil Coxhead, which contains the 570 most frequent word families used in academic texts from a variety of subject areas, of interest for students that learn the words most needed to study at tertiary institutions.
Definition of the adjective laboured
What does laboured mean as an attribute of a noun?
- lacking natural ease
- requiring or showing effort
Alternative definition of the adjective laboured
- Of an action that is difficult to perform.
- Of writing or speech or similar, stilted or not natural due to too much effort being used in the production.
Definition of the verb laboured
What does laboured mean as a doing word?
- past of labour
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for laboured
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by Jeanne Mager Stellman
troct Inhalation Burning sensation, cough, laboured breathing Redness, skin burns, pain Redness, pain, loss of vision, severe deep burns Ingestion Abdominal pain, ...
Branch I of Appendix II : Being Decisions Between the Years 1733 and 1754 by Scotland. Court of Session
And as to the suspender's lands it appeared that there was one acre designed called the wet-acre, that was somewhat wet, and therefore not proper to be dunged, but was immemorially laboured, and left out in grass alternately, that is, three ...
The Catholic Encyclopedia; (1909)
An International Work of Reference on the Constitution, Doctrine, Discipline, and History of the Catholic Church; by Charles George Herbermann
Francis himself laboured earnestly to promote the adoration of Our Lord in the Blessed ...
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Scrabble value of L1A1B3O1U1R1E1D2
The value of this 8-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of LABOURED
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