plural : the regular or daily light work of a household or farm
: a routine task or job
: a difficult or disagreeable task <doing taxes can be a real chore>
Examples of CHORE
- The children were each assigned different household chores.
- I liked the simple chore of bringing in the firewood.
- Doing taxes can be a real chore.
- That movie is a chore to sit through.
Origin of CHORE
alteration of chare
First Known Use: 1746
Rhymes with CHORE
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