Taskmaster meaning

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The definition of a taskmaster is someone who makes others work very hard and stay on track in doing the work.

An example of a taskmaster is a tough manager who assigns a large work load and makes sure everyone completes it.

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A person who regularly imposes difficult or demanding tasks.
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A person, esp. a strict or demanding person, who assigns tasks or hard work to others.
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Someone who supervises workers, especially one who imposes hard or burdensome work.
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(figuratively) A source of hard work or responsibility.
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