English noun: chore
|1.||chore (act) a specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or for a specific fee|
|Samples||Estimates of the city's loss on that job ranged as high as a million dollars.|
The job of repairing the engine took several hours.
The endless task of classifying the samples.
The farmer's morning chores.
|Narrower (hyponym)||ball-breaker, ball-buster, scut work, shitwork, stint|