labored

adjective

Definition of labored

  1. :  produced or performed with labor <labored breathing>; also :  lacking ease of expression <a labored speech>

Examples of labored in a sentence

  1. The patient's symptoms included a rapid pulse and labored breathing.

  2. The movie's dialogue seems very labored.

1608

First Known Use of labored

1608


LABORED Defined for English Language Learners

labored

adjective

Definition of labored for English Language Learners

  • : produced or done with great effort

  • : not having an easy or natural quality


LABORED Defined for Kids

labored

adjective la·bored \ˈlā-bərd\

Definition of labored for Students

  1. :  produced or done with effort or difficulty <labored breathing>


Medical Dictionary

labored

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adjective la·bored \ˈlā-bərd\

Medical Definition of labored

  1. :  produced or performed with difficulty or strain <labored breathing>



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