labour

suomi-englanti sanakirja

labour englannista suomeksi

  1. työ, aherrus

  2. ponnistella

  3. synnyttää

  4. ahkeroida

  5. työläiset

  6. poltot

  1. Substantiivi

  2. aherrus

  3. työläiset, työvoima

  4. synnytys

  5. Verbi

  6. raataa, ahertaa

labour englanniksi

  1. Labour

  1. Effort expended on a particular task; toil, work.

  2. (RQ:Defoe Crusoe)So I ſet myſelf to enlarge my Cave and Works farther into the Earth; for it was a looſe ſandy Rock, which yielded eaſily to the Labour I beſtowed on it(..)

  3. That which requires hard work for its accomplishment; that which demands effort.

  4. (RQ:Hooker Law)

  5. Being a labour of so great difficulty, the exact performance thereof we may rather wish than look for.
  6. Workers in general; the working class, the workforce; ''sometimes specifically'' the labour movement, organised labour.

  7. (RQ:Maxwell Mirror and the Lamp)

  8. A political party or force aiming or claiming to represent the interests of labour.

  9. The act of a mother giving birth.

  10. The time period during which a mother gives birth.

  11. The pitching or tossing of a vessel which results in the straining of timbers and rigging.

  12. An old measure of land area in Mexico and Texas, approximately 177 acres.

  13. (rfquotek)

  14. To toil, to work.

  15. (quote-journal)

  16. To belabour, to emphasise or expand upon (a point in a debate, etc).

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

  18. To be oppressed with difficulties or disease; to do one's work under conditions which make it especially hard or wearisome; to move slowly, as against opposition, or under a burden.

  19. 1726, (w), ''upon Several Occasions/11|Love''

  20. the stone that labours up the hill
  21. (RQ:Pope Criticism)

  22. (RQ:Scott Kenilworth)

  23. To suffer the pangs of childbirth.

  24. To pitch or roll heavily, as a ship in a turbulent sea.

  25. work, job

  26. cultivation

  27. (alternative spelling of)

  28. (nominative plural of)