Definition of 'manual labour'
Example sentences containing 'manual labour'
Then it was time to throw off the mantle of a landed gentlewoman and prepare for a day to be spent in manual labour.THE HARDIE INHERITANCE (2005) AND GOD CREATED THE AU PAIR (2005)
And men of true intellect could scarcely be expected to spend their energies on devices intended for manual labour.THE COMPLETE STORIES VOLUME 2 (2005)
Definition of manual labour from the Collins English Dictionary
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