a piece of work that needs to be done regularly <his first newspaper assignment was writing obituaries> Related Words chare
a specific task with which a person or group is charged <the spy team's assignment was to steal the plans for the nuclear reactor> Related Words burden
something assigned to be read or studied <have you read the assignment for tomorrow?>
the state or fact of being chosen for a position or duty <her assignment to the board of directors was a point of considerable pride for her> Related Words billet
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