a definite piece of work assigned to, falling to, or expected of a person; duty.
any piece of work.
a matter of considerable labor or difficulty.
Obsolete. a tax or impost.
verb (used with object)
to subject to severe or excessive labor or exertion; put a strain upon (powers, resources, etc.).
to impose a task on.
Obsolete. to tax.
of or relating to a task or tasks:
A task chart will help organize the department’s work.
take to task, to call to account; blame; censure:
The teacher took them to task for not doing their homework.
a specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or chore
an unpleasant or difficult job or duty
any piece of work
take to task, to criticize or reprove
to assign a task to
to subject to severe strain; tax
see: take to task
noun 1. a young person approaching the teens or adolescence. 2. a range of even-numbered garment sizes, chiefly from 6 to 14, designed for girls under 13. adjective 3. of, relating to, or designed for subteens: subteen clothes. noun 1. (US & Canadian, rare) a young person who has not yet become a teenager
[suhb-tem-per-it] /sʌbˈtɛm pər ɪt/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or occurring in the colder parts of the Temperate Zone. subtemperate /sʌbˈtɛmpərɪt/ adjective 1. of or relating to the colder temperate regions subtemperate (sŭb-těm’pər-ĭt) Relating to the colder regions of the Temperate Zones.
noun 1. a person who rents land, a house, or the like, from a tenant. noun 1. a person who rents or leases property from a tenant
verb (used with object) 1. Geometry. to extend under or be opposite to: a chord subtending an arc. 2. Botany. (of a leaf, bract, etc.) to occur beneath or close to. 3. to form or mark the outline or boundary of. verb (transitive) 1. (geometry) to be opposite to and delimit (an angle or side) […]