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chore

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of chore

  1. 1 a piece of work that needs to be done regularly everyone in this household is expected to do weekly chores Synonyms of chore assignment, duty, job, task Words Related to chore chare (or char); endeavor, enterprise, project, stint, undertaking; care, charge, commission, responsibility; function, mission, office, operation, post; errand; circuit, round, route

  2. 2 a dull, unpleasant, or difficult piece of work cleaning everything out of the attic was a real chore Synonyms of chore bear, beast, headache, job, killer, labor Words Related to chore drudgery, grind, heavy lifting, lucubration; effort, strain, sweat; burden, load, weight; bother, nuisance, trouble Near Antonyms of chore breeze, child's play, cinch, duck soup, kid stuff, setup, snap



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