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English Definitionto toil; labor; laborer; to put somebody to trouble (of doing something); meritorious deed
See alsolào to console
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(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄌㄠˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)lou4

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Words With Same Head Word    
劳动láodòngwork; toil; physical labor
劳工láogōnglabor; laborer
劳力láolìlabor; able-bodied worker; laborer; work force
劳驾láojiàexcuse me
劳改láogǎiabbr. for 劳动改造; reform through labor; laogai (prison camp)
Words With Same Tail Word    
疲劳píláofatigue; wearily; weariness; weary
勤劳qínláohardworking; industrious; diligent
功劳gōngláocontribution; meritorious service; credit
操劳cāoláoto work hard; to look after
效劳xiàoláoto serve (in some capacity); to work for
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