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labour (n):
productive work (especially physical work done for wages)
Samples
his labor did not require a great deal of skill
Related Words: labortoil
labour (n):
a social class comprising those who do manual labor or work for wages
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there is a shortage of skilled labor in this field
Related Word: proletariat
labour (n):
a political party formed in Great Britain in 1900; characterized by the promotion of labor's interests and formerly the socialization of key industries
labour (n):
concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child
Samples
she was in labor for six hours
Related Words: laborparturiency
labour (v):
undergo the efforts of childbirth
Related Words: labor
labour (v):
strive and make an effort to reach a goal
Samples
She tugged for years to make a decent living.
We have to push a little to make the deadline!
She is driving away at her doctoral thesis

Related Words: drivelaborpush
labour (v):
work hard
Samples
She was digging away at her math homework.
Lexicographers drudge all day long

Related Words: drudgegrindlabortoiltravail
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You pays your money and you takes your chances

ne çıkarsa bahtına
something that you say which means if you do something that involves risk you must accept that you cannot control the result


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