Examples of labored in a Sentence
The patient's symptoms included a rapid pulse and labored breathing.
The movie's dialogue seems very labored.
Recent Examples of labored from the Web
After a labored opening 2-1 win over Australia, France coach Didier Deschamps changed to a more resilient, somewhat lopsided formation with Mbappe given freedom to roam and run at defenders from the right flank.
There were middle-aged men with jiggling potbellies and barrel chested rugby-player types with labored, heavy strides.
With everything else stripped away, the audience can’t help but witness a grimace and hear the labored breathing as the men try to better themselves and their bodies in a variety of ways.
Lindon seems suitably cast, exuding the right kind of bearish fortitude, but is saddled with labored dialogue.
Back at the park, a camera swoops along an overhead cable to capture the advancing soldiers, Haller's labored attempt to flee toward what looks like (even without digital effects) a harsh end.
First responders found Hannah unresponsive, with labored breathing and obvious bruises on her head and face, according to the sheriff's office.
More: ‘Breathe for daddy’: Father comforts dying child police say was abused by babysitter First responders found Hannah unresponsive, with labored breathing and obvious bruises about her head and face, according to the sheriff's office.
Daniel, a 12-year-old Bornean orangutan, was dealing with a sinus infection that left him with labored breathing, coughing, frequent mucous production and a distended air sac, the Phoenix Zoo said in a media release.
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LABORED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of labored for English Language Learners
: produced or done with great effort
: not having an easy or natural quality
LABORED Defined for Kids
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