HyperDic: belabor

English > 3 senses of the word belabor:
VERBsocialbelabor, belabourto work at or to absurd length
communicationbelabor, belabourattack verbally with harsh criticism
contactbelabor, belabourbeat soundly
belabor > pronunciation
Rhymesabsorber ... weber / Weber: 72 rhymes with ber...
English > belabor: 3 senses > verb 1, social
MeaningTo work at or to absurd length.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"belabor the obvious"
Broaderwork at, work onTo exert effort in order to do, make, or perform something
English > belabor: 3 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaningattack verbally with harsh criticism.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Example"She was belabored by her fellow students"
Broaderknock, criticize, criticise, pick apartfind fault with
English > belabor: 3 senses > verb 3, contact
MeaningBeat soundly.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Broaderbeat, beat up, work overGive a beating to

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