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synonyms for taskwork

  • action
  • assignment
  • business
  • care
  • duty
  • effort
  • office
  • operation
  • project
  • responsibility
  • role
  • stint
  • task
  • thing
  • work
  • act
  • affair
  • burden
  • charge
  • chore
  • commission
  • concern
  • contribution
  • deed
  • devoir
  • enterprise
  • errand
  • function
  • matter
  • mission
  • obligation
  • province
  • pursuit
  • undertaking
  • venture
  • tour of duty

antonyms for taskwork

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  • disregard
  • entertainment
  • fun
  • idleness
  • inaction
  • inactivity
  • irresponsibility
  • pastime
  • retreat
  • unemployment
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How to use taskwork in a sentence

Would that I could agree; but I see her in the cities and everywhere, set down to menial taskwork.
SHANDYGAFFCHRISTOPHER MORLEY
After being engaged in his taskwork at the India House, he returned in the evening to amuse his father by playing cribbage.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOL. 66 NO.406, AUGUST 1849VARIOUS
Many of the later compositions even lack religious feeling, and seem to have been written as taskwork.
RENAISSANCE IN ITALY: ITALIAN LITERATUREJOHN ADDINGTON SYMONDS
It's clear I can't do two things at a time—make love and carry on my taskwork.
BEAUCHAMP'S CAREER, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
God is not a master exacting taskwork, but a Father, jealous if we refuse our hearts.
THE EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE BOOK OF EXODUSG. A. CHADWICK
That is the appointed time for the daily emigration, and until all the taskwork is done, no straggling whatever is permitted.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOL. 60, NO. 374, DECEMBER, 1846VARIOUS
But he would do nothing as taskwork, and his creative brain loved better to invent than to execute.
RENAISSANCE IN ITALY VOL. 3JOHN ADDINGTON SYMONDS
And such books as these were part of his spiritual taskwork.
WILLIAM BLAKEALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE
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