Textual thesaurus for "travail"

(noun) effort, elbow grease, sweat, exertion

use of physical or mental energy; hard work

he got an A for effort; they managed only with great exertion

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

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

she was in labor for six hours

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

work hard

She was digging away at her math homework; Lexicographers drudge all day long