Pronunciation of Laboring
/lˈe͡ɪbəɹɪŋ/, /lˈeɪbəɹɪŋ/, /l_ˈeɪ_b_ə_ɹ_ɪ_ŋ/
Synonyms for laboring:
Other synonyms and related words:
Applying, expending, Wielding, Employing, Discharging, Exerting.
Usage examples for laboring:
- They said, in after years, that they were laboring under a mistake, as was their timid child, in not more faithfully following those early impressions of duty. - "A Woman's Life-Work Labors and Experiences", Laura S. Haviland.
- How I do wish our poor laboring people could be made to know how easily they might exchange their condition for a better one! - "Records of a Girlhood", Frances Ann Kemble.
- Johnny's father was a hard- working laboring man; but farm labor is so poorly paid for in most country places, that it is very difficult to save up more than a few shillings against sickness or accidents, which often happen unaware, as was the case with him; for the shaft- horse chanced to back suddenly, as he was going to fasten a gate, and the wagon wheel went over his foot and crushed it. - "The Sheep and Lamb", Thomas Miller.