labor

  • 1 Labor — Labor …

    Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • 2 labor — (Del lat. labor, ōris). 1. f. Acción y efecto de trabajar. 2. Adorno tejido o hecho a mano, en la tela, o ejecutado de otro modo en otras cosas. U. m. en pl.) 3. Obra de coser, bordar, etc. 4. Labranza, en especial la de las tierras que se… …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 3 LABOR — et exercitium, torpentem in nobis excitat ealorem, eoque et spiritus reddit vegetos et alacres: atque, ut ventilatio paleas e tririco et spicas inanes flatu dispellit. ita exercitatio quoque fugat noxios e corpore humores. Quâ similitudine hoc… …

    Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • 4 labor — sustantivo femenino 1. Trabajo o actividad de una persona: Estaba muy ocupado con su labor. Ha hecho una labor excelente en la organización. Desarrolla su labor por las noches. Cuidar a estos niños es una labor callada. 2. (preferentemente en… …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 5 labor — I (exertion) noun discipline, effort, endeavor, energy, enterprise, industry, mental toil, pains, strain, strife II (work) noun advocation, assignment, calling, craft, duty, employ, employment, job, line of business, line of work, occupation,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 labor — (Brit. labour) ► NOUN 1) work, especially hard physical work. 2) workers collectively. 3) (Labor) the Labor Party. 4) the process of childbirth. ► VERB 1) work hard …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 Labor — La bor (l[=a] b[ e]r), n. [OE. labour, OF. labour, laber, labur, F. labeur, L. labor; cf. Gr. lamba nein to take, Skr. labh to get, seize.] [Written also {labour}.] 1. Physical toil or bodily exertion, especially when fatiguing, irksome, or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 labor — labor, no estar por la labor expr. no estar dispuesto a hacer algo. ❙ «Si no estás por la labor de sudar, siempre te queda el jacuzzi...» Juanma Iturriaga, Con chandal y a lo loco. ❙ «Necesito alas, ánimos, una inteligencia cómplice a mi lado, y… …

    Diccionario del Argot "El Sohez"

  • 9 labor — [lā′bər] n. [OFr < L, labor, orig., hardship, pain, prob. < base of labi, to slip, totter: see LAP1] 1. physical or mental exertion; work; toil 2. a specific task; piece of work 3. a) all wage earning workers as a group: distinguished from… …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 Labor — La bor, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Labored}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Laboring}.] [OE. labouren, F. labourer, L. laborare. See {Labor}, n.] [Written also {labour}.] 1. To exert muscular strength; to exert one s strength with painful effort, particularly in… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 labor — [n1] work, undertaking activity, chore, daily grind, diligence, drudgery, effort, employment, endeavor, energy, exercise, exertion, grind*, gruntwork*, industry, job, moonlight*, operation, pains*, pull, push, strain, stress, struggle, sweat,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 12 Labor — La bor, v. t. [F. labourer, L. laborare.] 1. To work at; to work; to till; to cultivate by toil. [1913 Webster] The most excellent lands are lying fallow, or only labored by children. W. Tooke. [1913 Webster] 2. To form or fabricate with toil,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 Labor — puede referirse a: Trabajo Labor (minería) Costura Labores de Lagartera, bordados Labores de la casa Véase también: trabajo doméstico Topónimos Terra di Lavoro, también llamado Labor, Italia Las Labores, España …

    Wikipedia Español

  • 14 labor — the American spelling of labour * * * labor UK US /ˈleɪbər/ noun [U] US HR ► LABOUR(Cf. ↑labour) …

    Financial and business terms

  • 15 labor — ‘Trabajo’. En español es femenino: la labor …

    Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • 16 Labor — (lat.), 1) Arbeit; 2) Kummer, Elend. als Personification, s. Eris …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 17 Labor — Labor,das:Laboratorium♦umg:Giftküche(scherzh) …

    Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • 18 labor n — labor pains n pl …

    English expressions

  • 19 labor — |ô| s. m. Lavor; trabalho; faina …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 20 labor — n *work, toil, travail, drudgery, grind Analogous words: *effort, exertion, pains, trouble: endeavor, striving, struggle (see under ATTEMPT vb) Contrasted words: *rest, repose, relaxation, leisure, ease: recreation, diversion, amusement,… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms


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