labor of love

Definition of labor of love

: a labor voluntarily undertaken or performed without consideration of any benefit or reward

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First Known Use of labor of love

1592, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of labor of love was in 1592

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“Labor of love.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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