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labored

adjective

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labored

verb
past tense of labor

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The first known use of labored was in 1566

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“Labored.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/labored. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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