How to say work in Portuguese w…úrk

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trabalho

work(noun)

effort made in order to achieve or make something

He has done a lot of work on this project

trabalhar

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.

emprego

work(noun)

employment

I cannot find work in this town.

ter emprego

work(verb)

to be employed

Are you working just now?

trabalho

work(noun)

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

Please clear your work off the table.

funcionar

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.

obra

work(noun)

a painting, book, piece of music etc

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

dar resultado

work(verb)

to be practicable and/or successful

If my scheme works, we'll be rich!

trabalho

work(noun)

the product or result of a person's labours

His work has shown a great improvement lately.

(deslocar-se, etc.) penosamente

work(verb)

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

She worked her way up the rock face.

emprego

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.

tornar(-se)

work(verb)

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

The wheel worked loose.

fabricar

work(verb)

to make by craftsmanship

The ornaments had been worked in gold.


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