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1 to speak or write about insistently and usually tiresomely
  • stop belaboring the fact that they're already in debt

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2 to criticize harshly and usually publicly
  • there's no need to belabor other people's flaws when you're hardly perfect yourself

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The first known use of belabor was in 1596

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“Belabor.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Feb. 2020.

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