how to pronounce labor


how to improve pronunciation of labor

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn about each sound.

press Play to play an example pronunciation of labor.

video examples of labor pronunciation

An example use of labor in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… we are paid for our labor and a cut of …”

meanings of labor


  1. Workers in general; the working class, the workforce; sometimes specifically the labour movement, organised labour.
  2. The pitching or tossing of a vessel which results in the straining of timbers and rigging.
  3. Effort expended on a particular task; toil, work.
  4. The time period during which a mother gives birth.
  5. An old measure of land area in Mexico and Texas, approximately 177 acres.
  6. The act of a mother giving birth.
  7. That which requires hard work for its accomplishment; that which demands effort.
  8. A political party or force aiming or claiming to represent the interests of labour.
  9. A group of moles.


  1. Misspelling of Labour. (UK political party).
  2. The Australian Labor Party.


  1. US standard spelling of labour.

words with pronunciation similar to labor


words that rhyme with labor