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drudge

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdrudgedrudge /drʌdʒ/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 WORK HARDsomeone who does hard boring work —drudge verb [intransitive]
Examples from the Corpus
drudge• The work I was given was the same, day after day; I felt like a drudge.• Surely one of thee needs a drudge?• Before the marriage Maggie had been little more than a drudge round the house.• One of the women said that since having four children, she felt she'd been reduced to a household drudge.• Some drudge in the post office wouldn't give me any tape for my package.• He found a job as a sheet-metal worker, drudge and grime and long hours and low pay.
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