How to say work in Icelandic wɜrk

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vinna

work(noun)

effort made in order to achieve or make something

He has done a lot of work on this project

vinna, starfa; láta (e-n) vinna

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.

vinna, starf

work(noun)

employment

I cannot find work in this town.

hafa starf/vinnu

work(verb)

to be employed

Are you working just now?

verkefni

work(noun)

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

Please clear your work off the table.

veraí lagi, virka

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.

verk

work(noun)

a painting, book, piece of music etc

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

gefast vel, heppnast

work(verb)

to be practicable and/or successful

If my scheme works, we'll be rich!

vinna

work(noun)

the product or result of a person's labours

His work has shown a great improvement lately.

mjaka(st)

work(verb)

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

She worked her way up the rock face.

vinnustaður

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.

losa/losna smám saman

work(verb)

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

The wheel worked loose.

vinna, móta

work(verb)

to make by craftsmanship

The ornaments had been worked in gold.


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