Translation of laborious in Spanish:


laborioso, adj.

Pronunciation /ləˈbɔriəs/ /ləˈbɔːrɪəs/

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    (task/process) laborioso
    (style/prose) farragoso
    (style/prose) poco fluido
    in laborious detail con excesivo detalle
    • Progress was slow and laborious, and his efforts yielded a quarter of the supplies he had lost.
    • We are in danger of forgetting that democracy is a slow, laborious, messy matter.
    • However, it makes the process of buying and selling slow and laborious and these accounts are in the minority.
    • But he became more and more irritated by the slow, laborious process of filming.
    • I thought about doing the slow, laborious walk, but shrugged off the idea.
    • Unfortunately, this can be a slow, laborious, and very deadly process.
    • Engraving is often described as a slow and laborious process, and its practitioners as drudges, but this is misleading.
    • The journey was slow and laborious, necessitating frequent stops.
    • The ruptures in Eakins's paintings also communicated the studious and laborious character of the artist's process.
    • The message would then continue to each major city or town by regular courier until it reached its destination, a very slow and laborious process.
    • The colourful faces are the result of laborious work.
    • The work was slow and laborious - every piece of the hard rock had to be blasted out before being broken up with pick and shovel and hauled out of the horizontal shaft.
    • After all, it took me many years of intense misery, guilt, shame and terror before I could learn to accept myself, and that too was a slow and laborious process.
    • This is not to say all research work performed in such an environment is necessarily dull and laborious.
    • It's a slow and laborious process, though, on a creaky old dial-up phone connection.
    • This is slow and laborious, so the method outlined below avoids this step.
    • His photographs on show at Victoria Miro emerge out of a laborious process beginning with an image of a building or an interior.
    • This removes the laborious task of measuring the absolute leaf temperatures for individual plants in a population.
    • It has transformed laborious manual procedures into rapid electronic ones.
    • And yes, its implementation can be laborious, lengthy, and slow to show dividends.
    • His writing was laborious, as he often confessed, hers brisk and often effortless.
    • The Watcher In The Woods is guilty of being slow and laborious.
    • It has some glimmers of interest, and some diverting visuals, but really nothing makes up for the laborious pace and risibly bad writing.
    • But I found it impossible to get to grips with, laborious and dull.
    • Even when the film flirts with shades of grey - such as the alternate visions of heroism offered by drunken knife-wielder Jim Bowie and his foppish rival William Travis - Hancock's adherence to rousing, simplistic conventions turns his story into laborious mush.
    • Not even the charisma of its leading lady can save it from the overlong bore it becomes, due to its laborious pacing and cliché-ridden script.