doing arduous or unpleasant work;
"the bent backs of laboring slaves picking cotton"
"toiling coal miners in the black deeps"
- The Labour party went out in 1980.
- The Labour Party was in government from 1964 to 1970.
- Cities grew rapidly, a large labouring class developed.
- A mass movement against forced labour spread through the state.
- Bill took ages to do the job because he was labouring under the delusion that every part had to be painted three times, not just the once that was required.
- The mill where we often labour is a paper mill.