Another word for task
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These nouns denote a piece of work that one must do. A task is a well-defined responsibility that is usually imposed by another and that may be burdensome: I stayed at work late to finish the task at hand. Job often suggests a specific short-term undertaking: “did little jobs about the house with skill” (W.H. Auden). Chore generally denotes a minor, routine, or odd job: The farmer's morning chores included milking the cows. Stint refers to a person's prescribed share of work: Her stint as a lifeguard usually consumes three hours a day. Assignment generally denotes a task allotted by a person in authority: His homework assignment involved writing an essay.
Another word for tasknoun
A piece of work that has been assigned:assignment, chore, duty, job, office, stint. See work
A difficult or tedious undertaking:chore, effort. (Informal) job. See heavy, work
The proper activity of a person or thing:function, job, purpose, role. See do