- 1 u (labor) trabajo (m) duro, gran esfuerzo (m)More example sentences
- I have discovered that when it comes to physical toil, some work placement students act like consultants.
- Nevertheless, the joy of knowing that those bookshelves were the result of your own toil and labour can be beyond measure, even if they are a bit wonky.
- For the most part, food on the journey would be simple: something that stored well and needed little preparation, and yet was hearty enough to give the energy needed for hard physical toil.
Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.
- 1.1 (work) trabajar duro rescue workers toiled all night los equipos de rescate trabajaron sin descanso toda la nocheMore example sentences1.2 (move slowly) to toil along avanzar* penosamente or con dificultad to toil up a hill subir penosamente una cuesta
- Club members had toiled long and hard to build these rooms and the photographers were showing no respect.
- Hundreds eke out a living, toiling hard throughout the night.
- At a distance, the cranes, the earthmovers, the construction workers toiled hard and dug deep.