Die Übersetzung von "labour" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /ˈleibə/

hard work

The building of the cathedral involved considerable labour over two centuries
People engaged in manual labour are often badly paid.

workmen on a job

The firm is having difficulty hiring labour.

(in a pregnant woman etc) the process of childbirth

(en) travail
She was in labour for several hours before the baby was born.

used (with capital) as a name for the Socialist party in the United Kingdom.

laborious /ləˈboːriəs/ adjective

difficult; requiring hard work

Moving house is always a laborious process.
laboriously adverb

laboriousness noun

caractère laborieux
labourer noun

a workman who is employed to do heavy work requiring little skill

the labourers on a building site.
labour court noun

a court of law for settling disputes between management and workers.

tribunal du travail; prud’homme
labour dispute noun

a disagreement between management and workers about working conditions, pay etc

conflit du travail
The labour dispute between the two parties has been amicably resolved.
labour-saving adjective

intended to lessen work

washing-machines and other labour-saving devices.

(Die Übersetzung von "labour" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)