work

  • 1 Work — (w[^u]rk), n. [OE. work, werk, weorc, AS. weorc, worc; akin to OFries. werk, wirk, OS., D., & G. werk, OHG. werc, werah, Icel. & Sw. verk, Dan. v[ae]rk, Goth. gawa[ u]rki, Gr. e rgon, [digamma]e rgon, work, re zein to do, o rganon an instrument,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Work — may refer to: Human labor: Employment House work Labor (economics), measure of the work done by human beings Manual labor, physical work done by people Wage labor, in which a worker sells their labor and an employer buys it Work (project… …

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  • 3 Work — (w[^u]rk), v. t. 1. To labor or operate upon; to give exertion and effort to; to prepare for use, or to utilize, by labor. [1913 Webster] He could have told them of two or three gold mines, and a silver mine, and given the reason why they forbare …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Work — (w[^u]rk), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Worked} (w[^u]rkt), or {Wrought} (r[add]t); p. pr. & vb. n. {Working}.] [AS. wyrcean (imp. worthe, wrohte, p. p. geworht, gewroht); akin to OFries. werka, wirka, OS. wirkian, D. werken, G. wirken, Icel. verka,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Work — Título Charlot, empapelador o Carlitos empapelador o Charlot trabaja Ficha técnica Dirección Charles Chaplin …

    Wikipedia Español

  • 6 Work It — «Work It» Sencillo de Nelly y Justin Timberlake del álbum Nellyville Formato Disco compacto Género(s) Rap Duración 4:22 …

    Wikipedia Español

  • 7 Work It — can refer to: *Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger, a 2001 song by French duo Daft Punk *Work It (Missy Elliott song), a 2002 song by American hip hop artist Missy Elliott *Work It (Nelly song), a 2003 song by American hip hop artist Nelly *Work It… …

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  • 8 work — was natural to mankind from the beginning (Gen. 2:15) but is not a punishment [[➝ punishment, everlasting]]. It was only sin that turned it into a wearisome and interminable drudgery (Gen. 3:16 ff.). However, it can be given a positive value not… …

    Dictionary of the Bible

  • 9 Work — bezeichnet: Hubert Work (1860 1942), US amerikanischer Politiker Work (Lied), ein Lied von Kelly Rowland Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort bezeichneter Begriffe …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 10 work it so — (that) INFORMAL ► to arrange for something to happen in a way that is useful for you: »I m going to try and work it so I can spend the weekend in New York after the conference. Main Entry: ↑work …

    Financial and business terms

  • 11 Work to Do — is a 1972 funk song by The Isley Brothers, released on their T Neck imprint. The song, written and produced by the group, was issued on their 1972 album, Brother, Brother, Brother , and charted at #51 pop and #11 R B upon its initial charting.… …

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  • 12 work up — wər kəp, wər vt to perform a diagnostic workup upon <work up a patient> …

    Medical dictionary

  • 13 Work — Work, Edelleute bei den Tscherkessen …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 14 work — I (effort) noun application, attempt, campaign, chore, diligence, drudgery, endeavor, enterprise, essay, exercise, exertion, grind, industry, labor, opus, strain, stress, strife, struggle, toil, undertaking II (employment) noun assignment,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 15 work at — index endeavor, occupy (engage), practice (engage in), practice (train by repetition) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 16 work in — index interject, intersperse Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 17 work on — index lobby, treat (process) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 18 work up — index churn, compose, foment, frame (formulate), perturb, pique, provoke, scheme …

    Law dictionary

  • 19 work — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 effort/product of effort ADJECTIVE ▪ hard ▪ It s hard work trying to get him to do a few things for himself. ▪ It doesn t require skill it s a matter of sheer hard work. ▪ arduous, back breakin …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 20 work — work1 W1S1 [wə:k US wə:rk] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(do a job for money)¦ 2¦(do your job)¦ 3¦(help)¦ 4¦(do an activity)¦ 5¦(try to achieve something)¦ 6¦(machine/equipment)¦ 7¦(be effective/successful)¦ 8¦(have an effect)¦ 9¦(art/style/literature)¦ …

    Dictionary of contemporary English


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