What does drudgery mean?

Definitions for drudgeryˈdrʌdʒ ə ri

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word drudgery.

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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of drudgery in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of drudgery in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Logan Pearsall Smith:

    The test of a vocation is the love of the drudgery it involves.

  2. Willie Stone:

    Vision without a task is only a dream. A task without a vision is but drudgery. But vision with a task is a dream fulfilled.

  3. Butler:

    A man of quick and active wit For drudgery is more unfit, Compared to those of duller parts, Than running nags are to draw carts.

  4. Thomas Jefferson:

    No man will ever bring out of the Presidency the reputation which carries him into it...To myself, personally, it brings nothing but increasing drudgery and daily loss of friends.

  5. Vishal Sikka:

    This will help amplify the potential of our people, freeing us from the drudgery of many repetitive tasks, so we may focus more on the important, strategic challenges faced by our clients.

Images & Illustrations of drudgery

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