Laborous


Related to Laborous: thesaurus, pertinent

La´bor`ous

    (lā´bẽr`ŭs)
a.1.Laborious.
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Roy did all the work himself and indeed for many years was able to transact all the business including a large amount of laborous copying then necessary with but one assistant.
Experts have already said that destroying chemical weapons would be a very laborous and difficult task which could take decades.
5 - Marlboro Laborous Labor Day 10-Mile Fun Run, Ghiloni Park, 215 Concord Road, Marlboro.
Scola tried teaching him context clues to help it make sense, to force him to go back and look at the beginnings of the words, but it was laborous.
The referendum questions are explained as somewhat misleading, and that the package is somewhat laborous.
The master manufacturer, by dividing the work to be executed into different processes, each requiring different degrees of skill or force, can purchase exactly that precise quantity of both which is necessary for each process; whereas, if the whole work were executed by one workman, that person must possess sufficient skill to perform the most difficult, and sufficient strength to execute the most laborous of the operations into which the art is divided.