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Labourious vs. Laborious

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Labouriousadjective

alternative form of from=UK|laborious

Laboriousadjective

Requiring much physical effort; toilsome.

Labourious

characterized by toilsome effort; same as laborious; - British spelling.

Laboriousadjective

Mentally difficult; painstaking.

Laboriousadjective

Industrious.

Laboriousadjective

Requiring labor, perseverance, or sacrifices; toilsome; tiresome.

‘Dost thou love watchings, abstinence, or toil,Laborious virtues all? Learn these from Cato.’;

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Laboriousadjective

Devoted to labor; diligent; industrious; as, a laborious mechanic.

Laboriousadjective

characterized by toilsome effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort;

‘worked their arduous way up the mining valley’; ‘a grueling campaign’; ‘hard labor’; ‘heavy work’; ‘heavy going’; ‘spent many laborious hours on the project’; ‘set a punishing pace’;

Laboriousadjective

requiring considerable time and effort

‘the work is very slow and laborious’; ‘years of laborious training’;

Laboriousadjective

(of speech or writing style) showing obvious signs of effort and lacking in fluency

‘she wrote in laborious, dictionary-assisted English’;

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