toilsome(redirected from toilsomely)
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Characterized by or requiring toil.
ˈtoilsomely, ˈtoilfully adv
ˈtoilsomeness, ˈtoilfulness n
demanding toil; laborious or fatiguing.
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|Adj.||1.||toilsome - characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort; "worked their arduous way up the mining valley"; "a grueling campaign"; "hard labor"; "heavy work"; "heavy going"; "spent many laborious hours on the project"; "set a punishing pace"|
effortful - requiring great physical effort