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travails

noun
plural of travail

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1 a state of great suffering of body or mind
  • no greater travail than that of parents who have suffered the death of a child

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2 very hard or unpleasant work
  • these villagers now have decent housing, so our travail has not been in vain

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3 the act or process of giving birth to children
  • a midwife assisted her throughout her long travail

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travails

verb
present tense third-person singular of travail

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“Travails.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/travails. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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