- To reprimand or censure.
- to reprimand or scold someone
Other Word Forms of Task
Idioms, Phrasal Verbs Related to Task
- take someone to task
Origin of Task
Middle English taske imposed work, tax from Old North French tasque from Vulgar Latin tasca alteration of taxa from Latin taxāre to feel, reproach, reckon tax
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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