(noun, verb)


1. a social class comprising those who do manual labor or work for wages

Similar word(s): labor, proletariat

Definition categories: group, class, stratum

2. concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child

Similar word(s): childbed, confinement, labor, parturiency, travail

Definition categories: state, birth, birthing, parturition

3. a political party formed in Great Britain in 1900; characterized by the promotion of labor's interests and formerly the socialization of key industries

Similar word(s): labor

Definition categories: group

4. productive work (especially physical work done for wages)

Similar word(s): labor, toil

Definition categories: act, work


1. work hard

Similar word(s): dig, drudge, grind, labor, moil, toil, travail

Definition categories: social, work

2. strive and make an effort to reach a goal

Similar word(s): drive, labor, push, tug

Definition categories: social, fight, struggle

3. undergo the efforts of childbirth

Similar word(s): labor

Definition categories: body, undergo

Sentences with labour as a verb:

- I think we've all got the idea. There's no need to labour the point.