One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘his harsh, laboured breathing’
strained, difficult, forced, laborious, heavy, awkward
2‘a rather laboured joke’
contrived, stiff, strained, stilted, forced, unnatural, artificial, mannered, studied, affected, overdone, overworked, heavy, ponderous, over-elaborate, over-embellished, long-winded, awkward, clumsy, inelegant, turgid, laborious, overwrought, not spontaneous, unconvincing, convoluted, complex, intricate, ornate, elaborate, prolix
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