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English definition of “chore”

chore

noun [C]     /tʃɔːr/ US  /tʃɔːr/
C1 a job or piece of work that is often boring or unpleasant but needs to be done regularly: I'll go shopping when I've done my chores (= done the jobs in or around the house). I find writing reports a real chore (= very boring).Work, working and the workplaceWorking hours and periods of work
(Definition of chore noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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