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Synonyms for travailtrəˈveɪl, ˈtræv eɪl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. parturiency, labor, labour, confinement, lying-in, travail, childbed(noun)

    concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child

    Synonyms:
    trade union movement, elbow grease, task, proletariat, travail, childbed, labour, effort, project, labor movement, sweat, working class, toil, parturiency, labor, restriction, lying-in, confinement, exertion, undertaking

  2. effort, elbow grease, exertion, travail, sweat(verb)

    use of physical or mental energy; hard work

    Synonyms:
    attempt, endeavour, elbow grease, lather, travail, parturiency, exploit, campaign, childbed, feat, drive, labour, effort, sudor, perspiration, movement, try, sweat, fret, stew, cause, labor, swither, lying-in, confinement, crusade, exertion, endeavor

  3. labor, labour, toil, fag, travail, grind, drudge, dig, moil(verb)

    work hard

    Synonyms:
    compass, comminute, tug, boil, roil, toil, grind, dig, craunch, drudge, moil, dig up, tire, wear out, poke, cut into, crunch, churn, cranch, jab, grasp, weary, prod, jade, tire out, wear upon, fatigue, travail, delve, get the picture, drive, hollow, stab, apprehend, outwear, comprehend, turn over, excavate, labor, mash, wear down, savvy, push, grok, wear, bray, dig out, grate, fag out, labour

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. travail

    Synonyms:
    v. n. labor (in childbirth), be in labor, be in travail

  2. travail(n.)

    Synonyms:
    childbirth, parturition, labor, delivery, bringing forth

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

work, job

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. travail

    Synonyms:
    Labor (Obstetrics)


Translations for travail

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • peiner, labeur, travail, être en couches, être en travailFrench
  • երկունքArmenian

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