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verb as in assign, burden


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Some major conferences have scrambled to reschedule missed games, but that task is becoming increasingly difficult as the season progresses and the list of games that need to be made up grows each week.

She goes around to each of the grandchildren, trying to make sure they’re logging on, staying on task.

It made him feel as though she only asked us to visit to get these tasks done.

Its task is to decide whether to certify the results of Wayne County’s elections and pass the decision on to a similar board at the state level.

They then fine-tuned the model—in other words, trained it further—on the specific task of summarization.

Most female peshmerga fighters were tasked with staffing checkpoints and guarding bases alongside their male counterparts.

There is no doubt that some unfortunate reporter, tasked with working the weekend shift, would have looked into them.

He is the drone official, the bland-faced human-resources manager tasked with dropping the axe.

“The agency tasked with protecting the highest office in our land should be the crown jewel of federal law enforcement,” he said.

Looking at the new season, we now have Coulson as the new S.H.I.E.L.D. director, tasked with rebuilding the agency.

Ethel did not understand what mental fatigue was, for her active, vigorous spirit had never been tasked beyond its powers.

It cast its searching eye into the most abstruse inquiries which ever tasked the famous minds of the world.

Imagination is tasked to its utmost stretch to portray sentiments and passions in the way that makes the deepest impression.

Their speculations pertained to the loftiest subjects that ever tasked the intellect of man.

But the ear is not tasked to identify the songs of the kinglets, as they tarry briefly with us in spring.

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On this page you'll find 21 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to tasked, such as: load, lade, weight, encumber, exhaust, and saddle.

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