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to work at or to absurd length

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attack verbally with harsh criticism

beat soundly

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Our point here is not to belabor the issue of electronic filing, but to point out that many of these issues might have been resolved if the IRS had considered how its mandate would compound the burdens of other governmental mandates (such as those imposed by the Sarbanes-Oxley Act) and taxpayers had been consulted before the regulations were issued.
I don't think we need to belabor the point--everyone in the field knows that the faster we can move away from that image, the better.
The author does not belabor the point, but he provides accounts of slaveowner brutality (as well as instances in which slaves bullied their masters) that rival any that might have occurred on a Southern plantation.
Not to belabor the obvious, but the main purpose of a mirror is to provide a reflected image.
For example, this picture of a snowplow in action on the cover of the Iowa Department of Transportation's employee newsletter does not belabor the obvious.
Not to belabor the point: The Fed was wrong in its 1999 "excess demand" judgment.
Rather than belabor the point, Hassan merely offers some examples that make the distinction clear: Gide is modern, Genet postmodern; O'Neill is modern, Sam Shepard postmodern.
Nearly a hundred belabor the idea of "ArithmeTiks," crosses between arithmetic books and ticks; a hundred more are based on the term counter to mean a mathematics student.
But I don't want to belabor the bad news about female representation--both quantitative and qualitative--in contemporary movies.
Mayweather and McGregor have been teasing sporting fans about potential megafight since 2015 with their interminable belabor well-documented all over their social media accounts.
It is important to articulate this practice of Christian love, especially its capacity to challenge and transform how we relate to others and ourselves, and how we understand God's call for discipleship and justice, but to belabor this idea throughout is not particularly useful for the overall development of the various ideas broached in the book.
To belabor Thompson, it is well to recall that he eschewed assimilating even the Welsh and Scottish experience to that of England, citing distinctions of religion, politics, and culture that required investigation.
There's no need here to belabor the "negatives," which have been rehearsed in these pages many times.
Now he is a tinpot pope in the Coca-Cola belt and a brother to the forlorn pastors who belabor half-wits in galvanized iron tabernacles behind the railroad yards.
And not to belabor the metaphor, but the harsher the winds of competition blow in this increasingly global, terrifyingly technological world, the more you might want the protection the real estate hat affords.