chore
Pronunciation
  • (RP) enPR: chô, IPA: /tʃɔː/
  • (America) enPR: chôr, IPA: /tʃɔɹ/
  • (rhotic, horse-hoarse) enPR: chōr, IPA: /tʃo(ː)ɹ/
  • (nonrhotic, horse-hoarse) IPA: /tʃoə/
Noun

chore (plural chores)

  1. A task, especially a difficult, unpleasant, or routine one.
    Washing dishes is a chore, but we cannot just stop eating.
Translations Verb

chore (chores, present participle choring; past and past participle chored)

  1. (US, dated) To do chores.
Pronunciation
  • (RP) enPR: chô, IPA: /tʃɔː/
  • (rhotic, horse-hoarse) enPR: chōr, IPA: /tʃo(ː)ɹ/
  • (nonrhotic, horse-hoarse) IPA: /tʃoə/
Verb

chore (chores, present participle choring; past and past participle chored)

  1. (British, informal) To steal.
Synonyms Noun

chore (plural chores)

  1. (obsolete) A choir or chorus.



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