Drudge meaning

drŭj
A person who does tedious, menial, or unpleasant work.
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The definition of a drudge is a person who is tasked with boring, dull, repetitive or meaningless work.

A low-level employee who just makes copies and fetches everyone coffee is an example of a drudge.

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A person who works in a low servile job.
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(pejorative) Someone who works for (may be taken advantage of by) someone else.
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Drudge is defined as to do boring, meaningless, repetitive or dull work.

To clean the house all day and do thankless menial tasks is an example of drudge.

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To do tedious, unpleasant, or menial work.
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A person who does hard, menial, or tedious work.
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To do such work.
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To labour in (as in) a low servile job.
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Origin of drudge

  • From Middle English druggen to labor Old English drēogan to work, suffer

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Middle English druggen, which is possibly related to Old English drēogan.

    From Wiktionary