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English definition of “toil”

toil

noun [U]  /tɔɪl/ us  
hard and tiring work: He rested from the backbreaking toil of putting in fences.
toil
verb [I]  /tɔɪl/ us  
Walter toiled in obscurity while his boss took the credit.
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