a labour of love


a labour of love
a labour of love a task done for pleasure, not reward.
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  • Labour of Love — álbum de estudio de UB40 Publicación 1 de Septiembre, 1983 Grabación 1983 Género(s) Reggae Duración 39:52 …   Wikipedia Español

  • labour of love — A labour of love is a project or task undertaking for the interest or pleasure in doing it rather than the reward, financial or otherwise …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • Labour of Love (song) — Labour of Love is a hit single by Scottish duo/brothers Greg and Pat Kane, better known as Hue and Cry. It was released as their second single in 1987 after their first hit I Refuse had failed to make the UK top 75.… …   Wikipedia

  • Labour of Love — Infobox Album | Name = Labour of Love Type = Cover album Artist = UB40 Released = September 1, 1983 Recorded = 1983 Genre = Reggae Length = 39:52 Label = DEP International (UK) A M (US) Producer = Ray Falconer and UB40 Reviews = Allmusic Rating|4 …   Wikipedia

  • Labour of Love III — Infobox Album | Name = Labour of Love III Type = cover Artist = UB40 Released = March 23, 1999 Recorded = 1998 Genre = Reggae Length = Label = Virgin Records Producer = Reviews = * Rolling Stone Rating|2|5… …   Wikipedia

  • Labour of Love II — Infobox Album | Name = Labour of Love II Type = cover Artist = UB40 Released =1989 Recorded = Genre = Reggae Length = Label = Virgin Records Producer = Reviews = * Rolling Stone Rating|3|5 [http://www.rollingstone.com/artists/ub40/albums/album/253… …   Wikipedia

  • labour of love —    A labour of love is a project or task undertaking for the interest or pleasure in doing it rather than the reward, financial or otherwise.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    A task that is done for your own pleasure and satisfaction and… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • labour of love — noun productive work performed voluntarily without material reward or compensation • Syn: ↑labor of love • Hypernyms: ↑undertaking, ↑project, ↑task, ↑labor * * * labour of love noun Work undertaken for its own sake and without hope of …   Useful english dictionary

  • Labour of love —   A labour of love is a project or task undertaking for the interest or pleasure in doing it rather than the reward, financial or otherwise …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • labour of love — UK / US noun [singular] work that you do because you enjoy it or think it is worth doing, and you do not do it for financial gain …   English dictionary

  • (a) labour of love — a ˌlabour of ˈlove idiom a hard task that you do because you want to, not because it is necessary • Writing the book was a labour of love. Main entry: ↑labouridiom …   Useful english dictionary