el quehacer
-the chore
See the entry for quehacer.


A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (small job)
a. chore
Lavar los trastes es el quehacer que más detesto.Washing dishes is the chore I hate the most.
b. task
Tan pronto acabe este quehacer me iré.As soon as I finish this task, I'll leave.
c. work
No puedo ir a la fiesta porque tengo un quehacer pendiente.I can't go to the party because I have work to do.
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
2. (domestic tasks)
a. housework
Los quehaceres nunca acaban.Housework never ends.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. task
quehaceres domésticoshousework
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job; task
quehaceres domésticos housework
; (s)
household chores;
agobiado de quehacer overburdened with work; atender a sus quehaceres to go about one's business; tener mucho quehacer to have a lot to do
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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