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adjective labored pronunciation in American English /ˈleɪbərd/

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  1. 1
    speaking, writing, or performing in a way that is not natural or interesting because it seems as though you are making too much effort

    I thought the book was rather labored in parts.

  2. 2
    if someone’s breathing is labored, they breathe with difficulty, for example because they are sick or extremely tired from physical activity

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