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labour

la´bour
n.1.Same as labor; - British spelling.
Noun1.labourlabour - a social class comprising those who do manual labor or work for wages; "there is a shortage of skilled labor in this field"
2.labour - concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of labor to the birth of a child; "she was in labor for six hours"
3.labourLabour - a political party formed in Great Britain in 1900; characterized by the promotion of labor's interests and the socialization of key industries
4.labourlabour - productive work (especially physical work done for wages); "his labor did not require a great deal of skill"
Synonyms: labor, toil
Verb1.labour - work hard; "She was digging away at her math homework"; "Lexicographers drudge all day long"
2.labour - strive and make an effort to reach a goal; "She tugged for years to make a decent living"; "We have to push a little to make the deadline!"; "She is driving away at her doctoral thesis"
Synonyms: labor, tug, push, drive
3.labour - undergo the efforts of childbirth
Synonyms: labor
To dream that you are labouring, foretells of favourable outlook in any new undertaking. To see men labouring in your dream, signifies fruitful enterprise and vitality in your health.dig, do work, drudge, fag, grind, jack, labor, laborer, labourer, manual laborer, moil, toil, travail, work
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