Share this entry

donkey

Synonyms of donkey in English:

noun

  • 1 the cart was drawn by a donkey
    ass;
    Spanishburro
    British informal moke, neddy
    Scottish dated cuddy
  • 2 informal you silly donkey! See fool
  • Phrases

    donkey work

    1
    informal
    he joked that he did most of the donkey work for the exhibition
    work, effort, endeavour, toil, labour, exertion, graft, the sweat of one's brow, drudgery
    informal slog
    Australian/New Zealand informal yakka

    Word links

    asinine relating to donkeys
    jackass male
    jennyass female

    Definition of donkey in:

    Share this entry

     

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.