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Definition of belabor verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

belabor

 verb
verb
NAmE//bɪˈleɪbər//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they belabor he / she / it belabors past simple belabored -ing form belaboring
 
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Idioms
belabor the point (formal)
 
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to repeat an idea, argument, etc. many times to emphasize it, especially when it has already been mentioned or understood I don't want to belabor the point, but it's vital that you understand how important this is.