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task

 
 
pronunciation:
taesk
phrases:
take to task
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a piece of work to be done; duty.
He gives me a different task to complete every day.
synonyms:
assignment, business, duty, job, mission
similar words:
burden, charge, chore, obligation, responsibility, work
definition 2: any duty or item of work that one must carry out.
Putting the dishes away and wiping the kitchen counter are not difficult tasks.
synonyms:
business, job, work
similar words:
errand, project
phrase: take to task