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backbreaking

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adjective back·break·ing \-ˌbrā-kiŋ\

Simple Definition of backbreaking

  • : involving very difficult physical work or effort

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of backbreaking

  1. :  extremely arduous, exhausting, or demoralizing <backbreaking labor> <backbreaking rents>

backbreaker

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Examples of backbreaking in a sentence

  1. <modern machinery has significantly eased the backbreaking work of farming>



1766

First Known Use of backbreaking

1766


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