Another word for Labor


Department of Labor, DoL, Labor, Labor Department - the federal department responsible for promoting the working conditions of wage earners in the United States; created in 1913

labor, labour, toil - productive work (especially physical work done for wages)

Example:- his labor did not require a great deal of skill

childbed, confinement, labor, labour, lying-in, parturiency, travail - concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child

Example:- she was in labor for six hours

labor, project, task, undertaking - any piece of work that is undertaken or attempted

Example:- he prepared for great undertakings

labor, labor movement, trade union movement - an organized attempt by workers to improve their status by united action (particularly via labor unions) or the leaders of this movement

labor, labour, proletariat, working class - a social class comprising those who do manual labor or work for wages

Example:- there is a shortage of skilled labor in this field

British Labour Party, Labor, Labour, Labour Party - a political party formed in Great Britain in 1900; characterized by the promotion of labor's interests and formerly the socialization of key industries


dig, drudge, fag, grind, labor, labour, moil, toil, travail - work hard

Example:- She was digging away at her math homework

labor, labour - undergo the efforts of childbirth

drive, labor, labour, push, tug - strive and make an effort to reach a goal

Example:- She tugged for years to make a decent living

Tweets containing the word Labor

Source : WordNet