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belabor - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'belabor' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Belabor [ v. t.]
- To ply diligently; to work carefully upon.
- To beat soundly; to cudgel.

Meaning of 'belabor' (Princeton's WordNet)

1 . belabor [ v]
Meaning (1):
- to work at or to absurd length
Example in sentence:
  • belabor the obvious
Meaning (2):
- attack verbally with harsh criticism
Example in sentence:
  • She was belabored by her fellow students