labored

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adjective la·bored \ˈlā-bərd\

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.

1566

First Known Use of labored

1566


LABORED Defined for English Language Learners

labored

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adjective la·bored \ˈlā-bərd\

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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