Definition of allaborate in English:

allaborate

(also alaborate)

verb

  • with object To produce or develop (greatly) by labour; to enlarge upon.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Blount (1618–1679), antiquary and lexicographer. From classical Latin allabōrāt-, past participial stem of allabōrāre to make a special effort, to add to by taking trouble from al-, variant of ad- + labōrāre.

Pronunciation

allaborate

/əˈlabəreɪt/