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Meaning of “task” - Learner’s Dictionary

task

noun [C]     /tɑːsk/
B2 a piece of work, especially something unpleasant or difficult: [+ of + doing sth] I was given the task of sorting out all the stuff in the garage.Work, working and the workplaceWorking hours and periods of work
Translations of “task”
in Arabic مَهَمّة…
in Korean 과제…
in Malaysian tugas…
in French tâche…
in Turkish iş, görev, vazife…
in Italian compito, mansione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 工作, 任務, (尤指經常、不情願或很難做的)工作…
in Russian задание…
in Polish zadanie…
in Vietnamese nhiệm vụ…
in Spanish tarea…
in Portuguese tarefa…
in Thai งานหนัก…
in German die Aufgabe…
in Catalan tasca…
in Japanese 仕事, 任務, 課題…
in Indonesian tugas…
in Chinese (Simplified) 工作, 任务, (尤指经常、不情愿或很难做的)工作…
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