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English Definitionto expend a great deal of effort
Simplified Script费力
Traditional Script費力
Part of Speech(形) adjective
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(形) As an adjective
  1. Characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort.
  2. Difficult to accomplish; demanding considerable mental effort and skill.
  3. Taxing to the utmost; testing powers of endurance.
(副) As an adverb
  1. Laboriously.
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