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chare


  5  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Char  \Char\,  n.  [OE.  cherr,  char  a  turning,  time,  work  AS 
  cerr,  cyrr  turn,  occasion,  business,  fr  cerran,  cyrran,  to 
  turn;  akin  to  OS  k["e]rian,  OHG.  ch["e]ran,  G.  kehren  Cf 
  {Chore},  {Ajar}.] 
  Work  done  by  the  day  a  single  job,  or  task;  a  chore. 
  [Written  also  {chare}.]  [Eng.] 
 
  When  thou  hast  done  this  chare,  I  give  thee  leave  To 
  play  till  doomsday.  --Shak. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Char  \Char\,  Chare  \Chare\,  v.  t.  [See  3d  {Char}.] 
  1.  To  perform;  to  do  to  finish.  [Obs.]  --Nores. 
 
  Thet  char  is  chared,  as  the  good  wife  said  when  she 
  had  hanged  her  husband.  --Old  Proverb. 
 
  2.  To  work  or  hew,  as  stone.  --Oxf.  Gloss. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Char  \Char\,  Chare  \Chare\,  v.  i. 
  To  work  by  the  day  without  being  a  regularly  hired  servant; 
  to  do  small  jobs. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chare  \Chare\,  n. 
  A  narrow  street.  [Prov.  Eng.] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chare  \Chare\,  n.  &  v. 
  A  chore;  to  chore;  to  do  See  {Char}.