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Synonyms for labored
ˈleɪ bərdla·bored

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. labored

    Synonyms:
    elaborate, studied, carefully wrought

    Antonyms:
    not elaborate, unstudied, easy, off hard

Princeton's WordNet

  1. labored, laboured, strainedadjective

    lacking natural ease

    "a labored style of debating"

    Synonyms:
    constrained, agonistic, strained, heavy, laboured, forced

    Antonyms:
    effortless, graceful

  2. heavy, labored, labouredadjective

    requiring or showing effort

    "heavy breathing"; "the subject made for labored reading"

    Synonyms:
    laboured, sullen, laborious, overweight, toilsome, intemperate, with child(p), sound, strained, wakeless, dense, grueling, heavy(p), threatening, grave, cloggy, heavy(a), large(p), clayey, enceinte, grievous, fleshy, weighed down, hard, weighty, impenetrable, gruelling, expectant, lumbering, ponderous, backbreaking, sonorous, great(p), profound, operose, heavy, arduous, big(a), punishing, gravid, big(p), lowering, leaden

    Antonyms:
    graceful, effortless

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. laboredadjective

    Synonyms:
    elaborate, studied, carefully wrought

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. laboredadjective

    Synonyms:
    studied, elaborate, overwrought, stiff, unnatural

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How to use labored in a sentence?

  1. Socrates:

    Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings, so that you shall gain easily what others have labored hard for.

  2. James Henry Leigh Hunt:

    Night's deepest gloom is but a calm; that soothes the weary mind: The labored days restoring balm; the comfort of mankind.

  3. Joseph de Maistre:

    In the works of man, everything is as poor as its author; vision is confined, means are limited, scope is restricted, movements are labored, and results are humdrum.

  4. Brad Glosserman:

    No one knows really who this man is. He's labored behind the scenes, he hasn't yet developed and presented an image to the Japanese public that they're going to be able to rally behind and support.

  5. Louie Michael:

    The breathing is labored, it's tough. This stuff is real.

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