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Toil appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • "Smugness", Elliot telegrams Marge, "let toil lessen gums."
  • Nurses send docile gnats Elliot’s toil, lest angelic oddnesses run.
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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun toil:

labortoillabour
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Video footage: WELLSBURG IOWA 1965: the toil of a hard days work
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Definition of the noun toil

What does toil mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: toils

  1. productive work (especially physical work done for wages)

Alternative definition of the noun toil

noun

  1. labour, work
  2. trouble, strife

Definition of the verb toil

What does toil mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: toiled | toiling | toils

  1. work hard

Alternative definition of the verb toil

verb

  1. to labour, to work
  2. to struggle

Group

Toil is a musical group.

  • album: "Obscure Chasms"

Music

"Toil" is a studio album by the Chicago Celtic punk band Flatfoot 56, released on August 14, 2012, by Paper + Plastick. The release is the fourth studio album released by the group since they were signed by a label. Johnny Rioux, a member of the Celtic punk band Street Dogs, returned as the producer.

Phrases with Toil

  1. Toil and Moil
  2. To Toil and Moil
  3. Tenulalosa Toil
  4. Species Tenulalosa Toil

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Toil

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Google previewThe New Exploration (1990)

A Philosophy of Regional Planning by Benton MacKaye

The only interest related to toil is that of getting it over with, and if the task is performed on a daily wage basis then the only interest is that of having time pass by. Any game which is carried on for the mere purpose of "killing time" is a species of ...

Google previewBulletin of the American Iron and Steel Institute (1917)

by American Iron and Steel Institute

Toil is a wonderful thing. It is more than the salt of...

Google previewBulletin (1917)

by American Iron and Steel Institute

Toil is a wonderful thing. It is more than the salt of life.

Take it home with you: Toil is the sacrament of labor, bread and wine divinely blessed, Friendship's food and sweet refreshment, strength and courage, joy and rest. - These are the things ...

Google previewThe Sailor's Magazine (1839)

Toil is the price of sleep and appetite, of health and enjoyment. The very...

Google previewThe Monthly Traveller, Or, Spirit of the Periodical Press (1831)

Toil is the price of sleep and appetite,

Google previewSermons (1828)

by Timothy Dwight

Toil is the great ...

Google previewRising, Falling, Hovering (2009)

by C. D. Wright

toil is the message Constant effort is required, a pound 75 Like Things That Might Go On in Infinite Dimensions.

Google previewA Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets (1880)

by Henry George Bohn

TOBACCO — TOIL. 641 TOBACCO— continued. Tobacco, an outlandish weed, Doth in the land strange wonders breed j It taints the breath, the blood it dries, It burns the head, it blinds the eyes ; It dries the lungs, scourgeth the lights, It ' numbs ...

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Usage statistics about toil

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English from the later part of the 20th century, both spoken and written.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun toil:

labortoillabour

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb toil:

toillabourgrinddig

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Small photo of Salinas, CA, July 29, 2010: Farm workers toil in the lettuce field to bring the harvest to market.Small photo of Traditional portuguese small fishing boat during toil between boulders. Northern portuguese rocky coast in a summer foggy morning.Small photo of Traditional portuguese small fishing boat during toil between boulders. Northern portuguese rocky coast in a summer foggy morning.Small photo of Desiccated toil with cracksSmall photo of BELUMMAHARA, SRI LANKA, FEBRUARY 5, 2012. Men toil at producing mud bricks in front of his home in the countryside.Small photo of Salinas, CA, July 29, 2010: Farm workers toil in the lettuce field to bring the harvest to market.Small photo of Salinas, CA, July 29, 2010: Farm workers toil in the lettuce field to bring the harvest to market. More...

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Toil Meaning

Video shows what toil means. labour, work. trouble, strife. A net or snare; any thread, web, or string spread for taking prey; usually in the plural.. toil pronunciation ...

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Quotes about Toil

The labor of keeping house is labor in its most naked state, for labor is toil that never finishes, toil that has to be begun again the moment it is completed, toil that is destroyed and consumed by the life process. (Mary McCarthy)
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Scrabble value of T1O1I1L1

The value of this 4-letter word is 4 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of TOIL

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