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Synonyms for toil
tɔɪltoil

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. toil

    Work is the generic term for any continuous application of energy toward an end; work may be hard or easy. Labor is hard and wearying work; toil is straining and exhausting work. Work is also used for any result of working, physical or mental, and has special senses, as in mechanics, which labor and toil do not share. Drudgery is plodding, irksome, and often menial work. Compare ACT; BUSINESS.

    Synonyms:
    achievement, action, business, deed, doing, drudgery, employment, exertion, labor, occupation, performance, product, production, work

    Antonyms:
    ease, idleness, leisure, recreation, relaxation, repose, rest, vacation

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. toilnoun

    Synonyms:
    labor, pain, fatigue, drudgery, work, exertion, task, travail

    Antonyms:
    ease, relaxation, rest, recreation, amusement, pleasure

  2. toilverb

    Synonyms:
    labor, work, drudge, strive

Princeton's WordNet

  1. labor, labour, toilverb

    productive work (especially physical work done for wages)

    "his labor did not require a great deal of skill"

    Synonyms:
    labour, labor movement, confinement, parturiency, working class, undertaking, labor, trade union movement, childbed, task, proletariat, travail, lying-in, project

  2. labor, labour, toil, fag, travail, grind, drudge, dig, moilverb

    work hard

    "She was digging away at her math homework"; "Lexicographers drudge all day long"

    Synonyms:
    compass, comminute, tug, boil, roil, grind, dig, craunch, drudge, moil, dig up, tire, wear out, poke, cut into, crunch, churn, cranch, jab, grasp, weary, prod, jade, tire out, wear upon, fatigue, travail, delve, get the picture, drive, hollow, stab, apprehend, outwear, comprehend, turn over, excavate, labor, mash, wear down, savvy, push, grok, wear, bray, dig out, grate, fag out, labour

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. toilverb

    Synonyms:
    labor (hard), work, strive, drudge, moil, exert one's self, take pains

  2. toilnoun

    Synonyms:
    labor (that fatigues), work, exertion, pains, effort, drudgery, hard work

  3. toilnoun

    Synonyms:
    snare, net, trap

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. toilnoun

    Synonyms:
    labor, drudgery, toils, snare, trap

  2. toilverb

    Synonyms:
    labor, moil, drudge

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "toil":

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How to use toil in a sentence?

  1. Victor Hugo:

    One is not idle because one is absorbed. There is both visible and invisible labor. To contemplate is to toil. To think is to do.

  2. John Ruskin:

    The highest reward for man's toil is not what he gets for it, but what he becomes by it.

  3. William Shakespeare:

    Double, double toil and trouble Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.

  4. Sushma Netam:

    I walk to work and get paid 8,000 Indian rupees ($108) a month. It’s so much better than going to (the western state of) Gujarat to repay an advance and toil on someone else’s fields.

  5. Grover Cleveland:

    Honor lies in honest toil.


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