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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Suitable for servants. Relating to work that is boring, needs no skill, and is not important

Usage examples (38)
  • There are no menial jobs, only menial attitudes.
  • It is noteworthy that the Tahitian does not distinguish between what we call menial labor and other work.
  • Any time lost in menial labor is painful and expensive.
  • You seem to say that those in menial jobs are there at there own fault and peril. for more
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