Other Words for Labor

Labor Adjective Synonyms
employees, workers, wage-earners, labourers
A meeting between labour and management is scheduled for today.

toil, (hard) work, travail, exertion, effort, laboriousness, strain, drudgery, pains, industry, slavery, donkey-work, sweat, grind, elbow-grease, swot
They know the labour involved in building a road.

Labor Noun Synonyms
travail, childbirth, parturition, labour pains, contractions, delivery
She went into labour at midnight, the twins were born just after four.

effort, task, job, chore, undertaking
Raising funds for the museum was a labour of love.

dwell on, overdo, overemphasize, harp on, overstress, strain, belabour
I heard you the first time, so don't labour the point.

work, toil, travail, drudge, strain, strive, struggle, slave, sweat, grind, peg away (at), swot
We laboured hard to get where we are today.

More Words for Labor

Work / Slave / Sweat

Labor Law Posting

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Labor Law Posting: Federal and state regulations requiring employers to post in conspicuous places a variety of labor law posters, including, but not limited to, information regarding employee rights under EEO, FMLA, OS MORE

Labor Productivity

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Labor Productivity: The correlation between a given output and the percentage of labor time used to produce the output. MORE

Department Of Labor (DOL)

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Department Of Labor (DOL): The federal agency responsible for administering and enforcing a large quantity of federal labor laws, including, but not limited to, overtime pay, child labor, wages and hours, workplace health and s MORE

Domestic Farm Labor

Business / Agriculture / Domestic Farm Labor: Individuals (and the family) who receive a substantial portion of their income from the production or handling of agricultural or aquacultural products. Farm owners and others may be eligible for Sect MORE

Labor Day

Life Style / Holiday / Labor Day: Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to MORE

Labor Certification

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Labor Certification: Labor certification is a statement from the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) that a particular position at a particular company is 'open' because no U.S. workers who satisfy the minimum requirements for MORE