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toilsome

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adjective toil·some \ˈtȯi(-ə)l-səm\

Definition of toilsome

  1. :  marked by or full of toil or fatigue :  laborious <a toilsome task>

toil·some·ly adverb
toil·some·ness noun


Examples of toilsome

  1. <faced with the toilsome task of cleaning out her deceased father's homestead>

  2. <this is the most toilsome part of the construction, so we'll go slowly to make sure we're doing it right>



1575

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1575


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