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synonyms for toiling

  • strive
  • sweat
  • drive
  • drudge
  • grind
  • labor
  • moil
  • plod
  • plug
  • slave
  • strain
  • struggle
  • tug
  • work
  • knock oneself out
  • peg away
  • push oneself
  • work like a dog
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antonyms for toiling

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  • be lazy
  • idle
  • laze
  • relax
  • rest
  • neglect
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How to use toiling in a sentence

As he was toiling slowly up a narrow, rocky pass, he suddenly saw an Indian's head peering over the ledge.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
A huge travelling carriage is slowly toiling up the side of a hill.
THE GARRET AND THE GARDENR.M. BALLANTYNE
Toiling across Lord Hartledon's path was the labourer to whom the Rector had been speaking.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Full many a flaming jewel shrouded deep In shadow and oblivion, lies asleep, Safe from the toiling mattocks of mankind.
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
Bending under sacks or toiling behind barrows, they soon get hot, and the sweat comes out in beads.
CHILD LIFE IN TOWN AND COUNTRYANATOLE FRANCE
A moiling, toiling man, who shows no mercy to himself, is only lenient to others by excess of reason.
THE 'CHARACTERS' OF JEAN DE LA BRUYREJEAN DE LA BRUYRE
Two more columns of toiling Shinros we liberated with injections, then our supply of fluid was exhausted.
VALLEY OF THE CROENLEE TARBELL
They were all spinning round and round, in a dizzy little circle, all whirling and toiling and troubling, to no purpose.
THE DAUGHTERS OF DANAUSMONA CAIRD
Toiling up the hill, he arrived at Hotel Bellevue through a drizzling rain.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
Brothers again unite their ponderous strength, Toiling all day throughout its tedious length.
ST. NICHOLAS, VOL. 5, NO. 5, MARCH, 1878VARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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