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labour the point

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishlabour the pointlabour the pointEMPHASIZEto describe or explain something in too much detail or when people have already understood it labour
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labour the pointUnited were too liberal with their marking and Lee Clark laboured the point. 7 minutes later, they took overall control.I understand what you're saying -- there's no need to labour the point.Enough has been said, and there is no need to labour the point.
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