chore


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  • noun

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Synonyms for chore

a piece of work that has been assigned

a difficult or tedious undertaking

Synonyms for chore

a specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or for a specific fee

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We understand that the hassle of daily chores can be frustrating and time-consuming," said Ed Kline, Director of the OxiClean(TM) brand at Church & Dwight Co.
Now they split the chores between them - and project manager Tom has turned out to be a whiz in the kitchen.
Another child might need to be rewarded with special toys or snacks for every step of a household chore or task.
The survey asked all married respondents to indicate whether they or their spouse was "most likely" to do each of 10 chores, with those who said they had a child under the age of 18 also asked about child care.
The next week, Todd did every chore listed on the chart almost every day.
How about getting home from work, then working until dark, always wondering when "after chores" was, for we always had chores.
For Sunset test garden coordinator Bud Stuckey, bouquet making is as effortless as watching plants grow--something to accomplish between daily chores such as weeding, watering, planting, and picking spent blooms.
Best of all, that evening I was looking forward to the weekend, with two days to finish what chores I can still do or to accomplish nothing.
Adolescents perceive traditional gender values in family chore activity inside the home: more often daughters than sons.
8) Nevertheless, these women clearly took responsibility for barnyard chores, particularly milking, which was primarily for family use (although some surpluses were sold).
With FIE, attorneys are relieved of the time-consuming escrow chore, for which they generally are uncompensated.
In either case, the filer must then correct the errors and inform the client, which adds another step to the filing chore.
I have a habit of doing some little chore before breakfast each day so that, no matter what else goes haywire the rest of the day, I can look back on having done at least one thing right.
Chore Guide - Cozi asked hundreds of users how they handle chores and allowances, and compiled their answers to create a guide that helps parents with these tough decisions.
Instead, it gets to the heart of what it takes to care every day C the effort, the sacrifice, the tenacity, the repetition, and a true human insight C that behind every chore is an act of love.