laborare est orare

Latin phrase
la·​bo·​ra·​re est ora·​re | \ ˈlä-bō-ˌrär-ā-ˌest-ˈō-ˌrär-ā How to pronounce laborare est orare (audio) \

Definition of laborare est orare

: to work is to pray

Learn More About laborare est orare

Dictionary Entries Near laborare est orare

labor

laborare est orare

laboratorial

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for laborare est orare

Cite this Entry

“Laborare est orare.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/laborare%20est%20orare. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

The Great British Vocabulary Quiz

  • union jack speech bubble
  • Named after Sir Robert Peel, what are British police called?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!