chore

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

chore

noun \ˈchr\

: a small job that is done regularly

: a dull, unpleasant, or difficult job or experience

Full Definition of CHORE

1
plural :  the regular or daily light work of a household or farm
2
:  a routine task or job
3
:  a difficult or disagreeable task <doing taxes can be a real chore>

Examples of CHORE

  1. The children were each assigned different household chores.
  2. I liked the simple chore of bringing in the firewood.
  3. Doing taxes can be a real chore.
  4. That movie is a chore to sit through.

Origin of CHORE

alteration of chare
First Known Use: 1746

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