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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a manner that involves hard work.

Usage examples (35)
  • Adjective : a laborious undertaking. ,laborious research. ,a strained, laborious plot. ,a careful, laborious craftsman
  • " He said her name laboriously, as if he were coaxing a lone low note from his saxophone bell.
  • He says the board meets "laboriously" with the SEC over the PCAOB budget, rules and disciplinary actions.
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