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    Definition of task in English Dictionary

  • SubstantivPLtasks
    1. A piece of work done as part of one’s duties.
      1. As the world's drug habit shows, governments are failing in their quest to monitor every London window-box and Andean hillside for banned plants. But even that Sisyphean task looks easy next to the fight against synthetic drugs. No sooner has a drug been blacklisted than chemists adjust their recipe and start churning out a subtly different one.
    2. A difficult or tedious undertaking.
      1. Irregular bedtimes may disrupt healthy brain development in young children, according to a study of intelligence and sleeping habits.  ¶ Going to bed at a different time each night affected girls more than boys, but both fared worse on mental tasks than children who had a set bedtime, researchers found.
    3. An objective.
      1. (computing) A process or execution of a program.
      2. VerbSGtasksPRtaskingPT, PPtasked
        1. VT To assign a task to, or impose a task on.
          1. On my first day in the office, I was tasked with sorting a pile of invoices.
        2. VT To oppress with severe or excessive burdens; to tax.
          1. VT To charge, as with a fault.
          2. Mehr Beispiele
            1. Wird in der Mitte des Satzes verwendet
              • Bold, swift action is required to call to task a variety of stakeholders—from academia to service providers, from professionals to lay health workers.
              • Hundreds of Kanker's troops would have to be thrown into the job of plugging the holes, a difficult task under ideal conditions, but a pig of a task in a “dustout”.
              • Perhaps I should make myself scarce before he finds any more miserable tasks to assign to me.
            2. In der Endung des Satzes verwendet
              • The catch: Its intricate, knitlike patterns are stenciled, using a swath of chain mail specially fabricated for the task.
              • She will clean her cottage — though its condition of age and fustering decay may render it an almost impossible task.
              • Mariana would rather not ghostwrite for a living because she finds it a thankless task.
          • Wortart Hierarchie
            1. Substantive
              • Zählbare Nomen
              • Verben
                • Transitive Verben
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              Grammatisch, dieses wort "task" ist ein substantive, genauer gesagt, ein zählbare nomen. Es ist auch ein verben, genauer gesagt, ein transitive verben.
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