Adjective "Tasked" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Tasked


    Definition:

    1. a definite piece of work assigned to, falling to, or expected of a person; duty.

    2. any piece of work.

    3. a matter of considerable labor or difficulty.

    4. Obsolete. a tax or impost. verb (used with object)

    5. to subject to severe or excessive labor or exertion; put a strain upon (powers, resources, etc.).

    6. to impose a task on.

    7. Obsolete. to tax. adjective

    8. of or relating to a task or tasks: A task chart will help organize the department's work. Idioms 9. take to

    Origin:
    task

    Examples:

    "officials can be tasked."