discipline, effort, endeavor, energy, enterprise, industry, mental toil, pains, strain, strife
advocation, assignment, calling, craft, duty, employ, employment, job, line of business, line of work, occupation, profession, pursuit, responsibility, task, toil, trade, undertaking, vocation
associated concepts: boycotts, closed shop, collective bargaining, labor arbitration, labor dispute, labor organization, labor relations, labor union, lockout, open shop, scope of employment, skilled labor, strikes, terms and conditions of employment, union labor, union shop, wildcat strike, workmen's compensation
apply oneself, attend to business, be diligent, be employed, be industrious, contendere, devote oneself to, do a job, do work, drudge, endeavor, engage in, exercise, exert energy, exert oneself, follow one's vocation, laborare, plod, plug away, ply, ply one's trade, strain, strive, struggle, toil, travail, work, work hard
employment, endeavor (noun), endeavor (verb), industry (activity), job, persevere, struggle, work (effort)
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006
n.(1) Work, especially manual work.(2) A collective term for workers.v.To work, especially at hard physical jobs.
The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.