"drudges" in the noun sense
1. hack, drudge, hacker
one who works hard at boring tasks
2. drudge, peon, navvy, galley slave
a laborer who is obliged to do menial work
"drudges" in the verb sense
1. labor, labour, toil, fag, travail, grind, drudge, dig, moil
"She was digging away at her math homework"
"Lexicographers drudge all day long"
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