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Definition of Toil

Toil

  1. A net or snare; any thread, web, or string spread for taking prey; -- usually in the plural.
  2. To exert strength with pain and fatigue of body or mind, especially of the body, with efforts of some continuance or duration; to labor; to work.
  3. To weary; to overlabor.
  4. To labor; to work; -- often with out.
  5. Labor with pain and fatigue; labor that oppresses the body or mind, esp. the body.

Toil Quotations

The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.
John Ruskin

Luck is not chance, it's toil; fortune's expensive smile is earned.
Emily Dickinson

There are moments when all anxiety and stated toil are becalmed in the infinite leisure and repose of nature.
Henry David Thoreau

Toil without song is like a weary journey without an end.
H. P. Lovecraft

I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
Winston Churchill
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Toil Translations

toil in Latin is molior, operor, labor laboris, laboro
toil in Spanish is afanar
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