Synonyms of donkey in English:

donkey

noun

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

    donkey work

    informal
    he joked that he did most of the donkey work for the exhibitionworkeffortendeavourtoillabourexertiongraftthe sweat of one's browdrudgery informalslogAustralian/New Zealand informalyakka

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    asinine relating to donkeys
    jackass male
    jennyass female

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