Translations for workwɜrk

1

work(noun)

effort made in order to achieve or make something

He has done a lot of work on this project

2

work(verb)

to (cause to) make efforts in order to achieve or make something

She works at the factory three days a week; He works his employees very hard; I've been working on/at a new project.

3

work(noun)

employment

I cannot find work in this town.

4

work(verb)

to be employed

Are you working just now?

5

work(noun)

a task or tasks; the thing that one is working on

Please clear your work off the table.

6

work(verb)

to (cause to) operate (in the correct way)

He has no idea how that machine works / how to work that machine; That machine doesn't/won't work, but this one's working.

7

work(noun)

a painting, book, piece of music etc

the works of Van Gogh / Shakespeare/Mozart; This work was composed in 1816.

8

work(verb)

to be practicable and/or successful

If my scheme works, we'll be rich!

9

work(noun)

the product or result of a person's labours

His work has shown a great improvement lately.

10

work(verb)

to make (one's way) slowly and carefully with effort or difficulty

She worked her way up the rock face.

11

work(noun)

one's place of employment

He left (his) work at 5.30 p.m.; I don't think I'll go to work tomorrow.

12

work(verb)

to get into, or put into, a stated condition or position, slowly and gradually

The wheel worked loose.

13

work(verb)

to make by craftsmanship

The ornaments had been worked in gold.

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

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