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chore

 (chôr)
n.
1. A routine or minor duty or task. See Synonyms at task.
2. An unpleasant or burdensome task: What a chore it was cleaning out the garage.

[Variant of char.]

chore

(tʃɔː)
n
1. a small routine task, esp a domestic one
2. an unpleasant task
[C19: variant of Middle English chare; related to char3]

chore

(tʃɔr, tʃoʊr)

n.
1. a small or routine task.
2. chores, the everyday work around a house or farm.
3. a hard or unpleasant task.
[1375–1425; late Middle English char, char3]
syn: See task.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chore - a specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or for a specific feechore - a specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or for a specific fee; "estimates of the city's loss on that job ranged as high as a million dollars"; "the job of repairing the engine took several hours"; "the endless task of classifying the samples"; "the farmer's morning chores"
duty - work that you are obliged to perform for moral or legal reasons; "the duties of the job"
ball-breaker, ball-buster - a job or situation that is demanding and arduous and punishing; "Vietnam was a ball-breaker"
stint - an individual's prescribed share of work; "her stint as a lifeguard exhausted her"
scut work, shitwork - trivial, unrewarding, tedious, dirty, and disagreeable chores; "the hospital hired him to do scut work"

chore

noun task, job, duty, burden, hassle (informal), fag (informal), errand, no picnic I find gardening a real chore.

chore

noun
1. A piece of work that has been assigned:
2. A difficult or tedious undertaking:
Informal: job.
Translations
عَمَلٌ بَيْتي
posluhovánípráce
kedelig pligt
taloustyö
mindennapi házimunka
雑務雑用
가사허드렛일
namų ruošanemalonus darbas
apnicīgs darbssīki mājas darbi
práca
hišno opravilo
günlük ev işi

chore

[tʃɔːʳ] Nfaena f, tarea f (pej) → tarea f rutinaria
to do the (household) choreshacer los quehaceres domésticos

chore

[ˈtʃɔːr] n
(= boring task) → corvée f
(= housework) the chores → les tâches fpl ménagères household chores

chore

nlästige Pflicht; chores plHausarbeit f; to do the choresden Haushalt machen, die Hausarbeit erledigen

chore

[tʃɔːʳ] nfaccenda (pej) → rottura
household chores → faccende fpl (domestiche)
to do the chores → sbrigare or fare le faccende

chore

(tʃoː) noun
a piece of housework or other hard or dull job.
References in classic literature ?
It was quickly apparent to her that she could not adequately oversee the outside work and at the same time do the house work.
Summary: Mother was busy with house work and did not notice the her son wandering out of the house
In regard to the traffic management plan in Cornwall Street during the Herbert House work, a temporary one-way system is the most efficient way of keeping traffic moving while part of the carriageway is closed to allow these redevelopment works to take place.
Meanwhile,a woman Humaira d/o Mohammad Tufail of village Shah Ajmal was busy in house work when she accidentally touched electricity wires and died on the spot.
Helping in seed stream lining, sowing crossing, labelling, scoring in Nurseries, glass house work, harvesting, threshing, packing, seed Storage etc.
The 55-year-old star wrote, alongside the snap, that she was doing some house work before heading off to the studio to work with Avicii.
Aussie women spent an average of 311 minutes per day on house work.
The Summit House work involves demolition, new construction and refurbishment of the existing building to form new student accommodation and associated services.