Definitions for drudgeryˈdrʌdʒ ə ri

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

drudg•er•y*ˈdrʌdʒ ə ri(n.)(pl.)-er•ies.

  1. menial, distasteful, dull, or hard work.

* Syn: See work.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. drudgery, plodding, grind, donkeywork(noun)

    hard monotonous routine work


  1. drudgery(Noun)

    tedious, menial and exhausting work

Webster Dictionary

  1. Drudgery(noun)

    the act of drudging; disagreeable and wearisome labor; ignoble or slavish toil

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hard or humble work.

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