Definition - operose

Below is the definition for the word you requested, useful for Scrabble and other word games. To find more definitions please use the dictionary page.

operose
  1. characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort; "worked their arduous way up the mining valley"; "a grueling campaign"; "hard labor"; "heavy work"; "heavy going"; "spent many laborious hours on the project"; "set a punishing pace"