What does the word chore mean?

Usage examples for chore

  1. And at last Mr. Murdstone, as if he could think of nothing worse, apprenticed him as a chore boy in a warehouse in London. – Tales from Dickens by Charles Dickens and Hallie Erminie Rives
  2. From no one, were he chore- boy or president, would they take a single word- with the exception always of Tim Shearer and Thorpe. – The Blazed Trail by Stewart Edward White
  3. The Chore appears as such at the next Allgemeine. – The Student-Life of Germany by William Howitt