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Toiling Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • doing arduous or unpleasant work; "drudging peasants"; "the bent backs of laboring slaves picking cotton"; "toiling coal miners in the black deeps"

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  • Son (Toiling Midgets album): Son Studio album by Toiling Midgets Released 1992 Genre rock music Label Matador Producer Tom Mallon Toiling Midgets chronology
  • The Toiling of Idle Hands: The Toiling of Idle Hands, is the 2003 moniker-free, solo release from John Tejada. "Sound Of Possibility" – 5:25 "Tethered" – 5:05 "Beautiful Confusion"
  • Toiling Midgets: (available here) and released by Toiling Midgets Media "4 TRK Mind," a four-track recording (available here) and released by Toiling Midgets Media "God's Man
  • Party for the Promotion of the Toiling Masses – Abanyamwete: The Party for the Promotion of the Toiling Masses-Abanyamwete (PML-Abanyamwete) is a small political party in Burundi.
  • Toiling Congress of Ukraine: Toiling Congress of Ukraine (TCU) (Ukrainian: Трудовий конгрес України (ТКУ)) was created in 1993 and in 1996 merged into the People's Democratic Party

'Toiling' example sentence in quotations


* The heights by great men reached and kept were not attained by sudden flight, but they while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night. - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

* The heights of great men reached and kept, Were not attained by sudden flight, But they, while their companions slept, Were toiling upwards in the night. - Sir Winston Leonard Spenser Churchill

* Property left to a child may soon be lost but the inheritance of virtue--a good name an unblemished reputation--will abide forever. If those who are toiling for wealth to leave their children, would but take half the pains to secure for them virtuous habits, how much more serviceable would they be. The largest property may be wrested from a child, but virtue will stand by him to the last. - William Graham Sumner


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  • Mobile Workers Toiling Longer, More Productively
    A new survey of U.S. professionals by Evolve IP points to the pluses and pitfalls of technology that tethers employees to the office. Read more on this news related to 'Toiling'
  • England vs South Africa: Toiling half-backs Owen Farrell and Danny Care lose direction in defeat at Twickenham
    Daniel Schofield: Owen Farrell and Danny Care are full of intent and ambition but their tactics and execution were woefully predictable. Read more on this news related to 'Toiling'
  • Working while others sleep? Obesity may be a higher risk; here's why
    Try as they might to adjust to a schedule that has them toiling while others sleep, swing-shift workers do not fool their bodies into burning calories and using nutrients the way people who obey their internal circadian clocks do, says a new study. Read more on this news related to 'Toiling'

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