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Main Entry: 1toil
Pronunciation: \ˈtȯi(-ə)l\
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English toile, from Anglo-French toyl, from toiller
Date: 14th century
1 archaic a : struggle, battle b : laborious effort
2 : long strenuous fatiguing labor

Related Words for : toil
dig, drudge, fag, grind, labor

A truly American sentiment recognizes the dignity of labor and the fact that honor lies in honest toil.
Grover Cleveland

All endeavor calls for the ability to tramp the last mile, shape the last plan, endure the last hours toil. The fight to the finish spirit is the one… characteristic we must posses if we are to face the future as finishers.
Henry David Thoreau

Any one who wants to live in peace and freedom will be to live by toil, demonstration of high levels of discipline and tolerance for one another.
Yahya Jammeh

As to that leisure evening of life, I must say that I do not want it. I can conceive of no contentment of which toil is not to be the immediate parent.
Anthony Trollope

Honor lies in honest toil.
Grover Cleveland

It is questionable if all the mechanical inventions yet made have lightened the day’s toil of any human being.
John Stuart Mill

Light is the task where many share the toil.

Literature is a toil and a snare, a curse that bites deep.
David Herbert Lawrence

Little do such men know the toil, the pains, the daily, nightly racking of the brains, to range the thoughts, the matter to digest, to cull fit phrases, and reject the rest.
Charles Churchill

Luck is not chance, it’s toil; fortune’s expensive smile is earned.
Emily Dickinson

Our works decay and disappear but God gentlest works stay looking down on the ruins we toil to rear.

No fine work can be done without concentration and self-sacrifice and toil and doubt.
Max Beerbohm

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