Definition of Travail. Meaning of Travail. Synonyms of Travail

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Definition of Travail

Travail
Travail Tra`vail", n. [Cf. F. travail, a frame for confining a horse, or OF. travail beam, and E. trave, n. Cf. Travail, v. i.] Same as Travois.
Travail
Travail Trav"ail (?; 48), n. [F. travail; cf. Pr. trabalh, trebalh, toil, torment, torture; probably from LL. trepalium a place where criminals are tortured, instrument of torture. But the French word may be akin to L. trabs a beam, or have been influenced by a derivative from trabs (cf. Trave). Cf. Travel.] 1. Labor with pain; severe toil or exertion. As everything of price, so this doth require travail. --Hooker. 2. Parturition; labor; as, an easy travail.
Travail
Travail Trav"ail, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Travailed; p. pr. & vb. n. Travailing.] [F. travailler, OF. traveillier, travaillier, to labor, toil, torment; cf. Pr. trebalhar to torment, agitate. See Travail, n.] 1. To labor with pain; to toil. [Archaic] ``Slothful persons which will not travail for their livings.' --Latimer. 2. To suffer the pangs of childbirth; to be in labor.
Travail
Travail Trav"ail, v. t. To harass; to tire. [Obs.] As if all these troubles had not been sufficient to travail the realm, a great division fell among the nobility. --Hayward.

Meaning of Travail from wikipedia

- Travail may refer to: Travail (band), an American Christian nu-metal band, and the title of its 1999 album Travail (film), a 2002 ****anese film Travail...
- Beau Travail (pronounced [bo tʁa.vaj], French for "good work") is a 1999 French film directed by Claire Denis that is loosely based on Herman Melville's...
- The Division of Labour in Society (French: De la division du travail social) is the doctoral dissertation of the French sociologist Émile Durkheim, published...
- The CNT-F (Confédération nationale du travail) or National Confederation of Labour is a French anarcho-syndicalist union. It was founded in 1946 by Spanish...
- Travail, famille, patrie (French pronunciation: ​[tʁavaj famij patʁi]; English: Work, family, homeland) was the tripartite motto of the French State (usually...
- The General Confederation of Labour (French: Confédération Générale du Travail, CGT) is a national trade union center, founded in 1895 in the city of...
- The Bourse du Travail (French for "labour exchanges"), a French form of the labour council, were working class organizations that encouraged mutual aid...
- Travail was an American, Christian nu metal / rapcore band based in the Dallas/Fort Worth area in Texas. Fronted by Matt Leslie, it had an intense following...
- The Inspection du travail (IT, Labour inspection) is a French specialized body of civil servants, charged of the surveillance of employment and labour...
- perhaps visit the beach.[citation needed] Labour Day (French: Fête du Travail) has been marked as a statutory public holiday in Canada on the first Monday...