Businesses paying more for labor.
Labor a point in the argument.
I will not labor you with trivial matters.
Labored in the fields.
Labored over the needlepoint.
Labored under the misconception that others were cooperating.
An example of to labor is to carry a heavy load up a hill.
An example of labor is studying hard for a test.
An example of labor is a woman giving birth to a baby.
To labor under a delusion.
To labor a point.
Origin of labor
- Middle English from Old French labour from Latin labor
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition