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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Characterized by laborious effort to the point of exhaustion.

Usage examples (35)
  • Perhaps this was the end of their toilsome retreat.
  • The panorama comes as the reward of the toilsome climb!
  • To the troops this, although toilsome, was unusually exciting.
  • The pursuit of pleasure soon becomes wearisome, and hence toilsome. for more
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