Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

drudging

play
adjective drudg·ing \ˈdrə-jiŋ\

Definition of drudging

drudgingly

play \-jiŋ-lē\ adverb


Examples of drudging in a sentence

  1. <the hours of drudging effort that went into straightening out the company's books>



1548

First Known Use of drudging

1548

Rhymes with drudging


Learn More about drudging


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up drudging? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

prophetic or oracular

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

confounded-person

Which is a synonym of indolent?

melancholy philistine frenetic lazy
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ