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  1. labouring

    • IPA[ˈleɪb(ə)rɪŋ]


    • adj.
      working at an unskilled manual occupation;working or moving with difficulty
    • 釋義


    • 1. working at an unskilled manual occupation the labouring classes
    • 2. working or moving with difficulty his labouring heart calmed he had to yell to be heard over the sound of the labouring engine
    • (of a ship) rolling or pitching heavily occasionally the labouring ship spat the caulking from some underwater seam
    • 3. (of a woman) in labour; in the process of giving birth labouring women can use a flannel or a spray of water to cool themselves down