Meaning of labour-saving in English:


Pronunciation /ˈleɪbəseɪvɪŋ/


  • (of an appliance) designed to reduce the amount of work needed to do something.

    ‘labour-saving devices such as washing machines and dishwashers’
    • ‘To that end, they developed numerous labor-saving devices.’
    well organized, methodical, systematic, structured, well planned, logical, coherent, well regulated, well run, well ordered, orderly, businesslike, systematized, streamlined, productive, effective, labour-saving, cost-effective, energy-efficient, energy-saving, fuel-efficient