Toil - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Toil.

AEC
LABOR
LABOUR
SLOG
TRAVAIL
WORK
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AEC
  1. a former executive agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States
LABOR
  1. a political party formed in Great Britain in 1900; characterized by the promotion of labor's interests and formerly the socialization of key industries
  2. an organized attempt by workers to improve their status by united action (particularly via labor unions) or the leaders of this movement
  3. concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child; "she was in labor for six hours"
  4. strive and make an effort to reach a goal; "She tugged for years to make a decent living"; "We have to push a little to make the deadline!"; "She is driving away at her doctoral thesis"
  5. work hard; "She was digging away at her math homework"; "Lexicographers drudge all day long"
  6. productive work (especially physical work done for wages); "his labor did not require a great deal of skill"
  7. any piece of work that is undertaken or attempted; "he prepared for great undertakings"
  8. the federal department responsible
LABOUR
  1. strive and make an effort to reach a goal; "She tugged for years to make a decent living"; "We have to push a little to make the deadline!"; "She is driving away at her doctoral thesis"
  2. work hard; "She was digging away at her math homework"; "Lexicographers drudge all day long"
  3. productive work (especially physical work done for wages); "his labor did not require a great deal of skill"
  4. a social class comprising those who do manual labor or work for wages; "there is a shortage of skilled labor in this field"
  5. a political party formed in Great Britain in 1900; characterized by the promotion of labor's interests and formerly the socialization of key industries
  6. concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child; "she was in labor for six hours"
SLOG
  1. strike heavily, especially with the fist or a bat; "He slugged me so hard that I passed out"
  2. walk heavily and firmly, as when weary, or through mud; "Mules plodded in a circle around a grindstone"
  3. work doggedly or persistently; "She keeps plugging away at her dissertation"
TRAVAIL
  1. use of physical or mental energy; hard work; "he got an A for effort"; "they managed only with great exertion"
  2. concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child; "she was in labor for six hours"
  3. work hard; "She was digging away at her math homework"; "Lexicographers drudge all day long"
WORK
  1. exert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity; "I will work hard to improve my grades"; "she worked hard for better living conditions for the poor"
  2. (physics) a manifestation of energy; the transfer of energy from one physical system to another expressed as the product of a force and the distance through which it moves a body in the direction of that force; "work equals force times distance"
  3. find the solution to (a problem or question) or understand the meaning of; "did you solve the problem?"; "Work out your problems with the boss"; "this unpleasant situation isn't going to work itself out"; "did you get it?"; "Did you get my meaning?"; "He could not work the math problem"
  4. cause to operate or function; "This pilot works the controls"; "Can you work an electric drill?"
  5. use or manipulate to one's advantage; "He exploit the new taxation system"; "She knows how to work the system"; "he works his parents for sympathy
Clue Database Last Updated: 21/10/2018 9:00am

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