labored definition

  • adjective:
    • Produced or through with effort: the labored respiration of a really sick person.
    • Lacking natural convenience; strained: a labored design of debating.
    • Of an action that's hard to perform.
    • Bearing markings of work and effort; elaborately wrought; challenging or natural
    • showing up to require powerful effort.
    • needing or showing work
    • lacking normal convenience
  • verb:
    • Simple past tight and previous participle of labor.
  • others:
    • Laboriously created; made or done with laborious problems or care.
    • Bearing the markings of constrained or forced work; not easy, all-natural, or natural: as, a labored type of composition; a labored painting.

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