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grunt work

noun as in dirty work

noun as in donkey work

noun as in scut work


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On another level, it’s about the gardens themselves—self-contained units that automate much of the grunt work of gardening and empower gardeners to grow their own produce year-round, regardless of the temperature outside.

From Quartz

Moving apps onto your new device isn’t difficult, but it does require a little grunt work.

Fortunately, the Food Sense App for the iPhone does the grunt work for you.

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On this page you'll find 13 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to grunt work, such as: donkey work, scut work, shitwork, and thankless task.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.