- I’ve been toiling away at this essay all weekend.
- He went past the dustbins and began toiling up the stairs.
- In other words, three generations might take a family from hard toil through private education to gilt-edged respectability.
When we wake it is to find ourselves alone and separate, trapped in the toils of matter.
With one bound, he was … John Major has escaped the toils of the poll tax.
Yet lured they were, ever deeper into the toils of matter, and women with them too.