task

n.

1) to carry out, do, fulfill, perform; cope with; take on, undertake a task

2) to assign smb. a task

3) a delicate, ticklish; difficult; fruitless, hopeless; Herculean, monumental; irksome; menial; onerous; pleasant; unpleasant; unwelcome; welcome task

4) (misc.) to take smb. to task for smt. ('to criticize smb. for smt.')

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[tɑːsk]
Herculean
cope with
fruitless
fulfill
menial
monumental: irksome
onerous
take on
ticklish: difficult
undertake a task
unwelcome
welcome task
a delicate
to assign smb. a task
to carry out
(misc.) to take smb. to task for smt. ('to criticize smb. for smt. ')

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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