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      pl n  
1    often functioning as sing   a place where a number of people are employed, such as a factory  
2    the sum total of a writer's or artist's achievements, esp. when considered together  
the works of Shakespeare     
3    the deeds of a person, esp. virtuous or moral deeds performed as religious acts  
works of charity     
4    the interior parts of the mechanism of a machine, etc.  
the works of a clock     
5    in the works  
Informal   in preparation  
6    spanner in the works      See       spanner       2  
7    the works  
a    full or extreme treatment  
b    a very violent physical beating  
to give someone the works     
8    Slang   a syringe  
9    modifier   of or denoting a racing car, etc., that is officially entered by a manufacturer in an event  
a works entry     

clerk of works  
      n   an employee who supervises building work in progress or the upkeep of existing buildings  
ex works  
      adj   ex-works when prenominal     (Brit)   (of a price, value, etc.) excluding the cost of delivery from the factory and sometimes excluding the commission or profit of the distributor or retailer  
the price is £500 ex works     
freezing works  
      n     (Austral. and N.Z)   a slaughterhouse at which animal carcasses are frozen for export  
   See also       chamber       10  
public works  
      pl n   engineering projects and other constructions, financed and undertaken by a government for the community  
upper works  
      pl n     (Nautical)   the parts of a vessel above the waterline when fully laden  
works council  
      n     (Chiefly Brit)  
1    a council composed of both employer and employees convened to discuss matters of common interest concerning a factory, plant, business policy, etc., not covered by regular trade union agreements  
2    a body representing the workers of a plant, factory, etc., elected to negotiate with the management about working conditions, wages, etc.,   (Also called)    works committee  
Diccionario de inglés definición  


1    factory, mill, plant, shop, workshop  
2    canon, oeuvre, output, productions, writings  
3    actions, acts, deeds, doings  
4    action, guts     (informal)   innards     (informal)   insides     (informal)   machinery, mechanism, movement, moving parts, parts, workings  

Diccionario de inglés sinónimos  

1    drudgery, effort, elbow grease     (facetious)   exertion, grind     (informal)   industry, labour, slog, sweat, toil, travail     (literary)  
2    bread and butter     (informal)   business, calling, craft, duty, employment, job, line, livelihood, métier, occupation, office, profession, pursuit, trade  
3    assignment, chore, commission, duty, job, stint, task, undertaking  
4    achievement, composition, creation, handiwork, oeuvre, opus, performance, piece, production  
5    art, craft, skill, workmanship  
6    out of work      idle, jobless, on the dole     (Brit. informal)   on the street, out of a job, unemployed  
7    break one's back, drudge, exert oneself, labour, peg away, slave, slog (away), sweat, toil  
8    be employed, be in work, do business, earn a living, have a job  
9    act, control, direct, drive, handle, manage, manipulate, move, operate, ply, use, wield  
10    function, go, operate, perform, run  
11    cultivate, dig, farm, till  
12    fashion, form, handle, knead, make, manipulate, mould, process, shape  
13    be agitated, convulse, move, twitch, writhe  
14      (often with)       up   arouse, excite, move, prompt, provoke, rouse, stir  
15    accomplish, achieve, bring about, carry out, cause, contrive, create, effect, encompass, execute, implement  
16    force, make one's way, manoeuvre, move, progress  
17      (informal)   arrange, bring off, contrive, exploit, fiddle     (informal)   fix     (informal)   handle, manipulate, pull off, swing     (informal)  
,       n  
1    ease, leisure, relaxation, rest  
2    entertainment, hobby, holiday, play, recreation, retirement, spare time, unemployment  
3    child's play     (informal)  
7    have fun, mark time, play, relax, skive     (Brit. slang)   take it easy  
10    be broken, be out of order  
15    counteract, nullify, prevent, reverse  
16    remain  

life work     
business, calling, career, interest, mission, occupation, profession, purpose, pursuit, vocation, work  
out of work     
idle, jobless, laid off, on the dole     (Brit.)   out of a job, redundant, unemployed  
drill, exercise, exercise session, practice session, training, training session, warm-up  
work out  
1    accomplish, achieve, attain, win  
2    calculate, clear up, figure out, find out, puzzle out, resolve, solve, suss (out)     (slang)  
3    arrange, construct, contrive, develop, devise, elaborate, evolve, form, formulate, plan, put together  
4    be effective, flourish, go as planned, go well, prosper, prove satisfactory, succeed  
5    come out, develop, evolve, go, happen, pan out     (informal)   result, turn out  
6    do exercises, drill, exercise, practise, train, warm up  
7    add up to, amount to, come to, reach, reach a total of  
work up     
agitate, animate, arouse, enkindle, excite, foment, generate, get (someone) all steamed up     (slang)   incite, inflame, instigate, move, rouse, spur, stir up, wind up     (informal)  

Diccionario de inglés sinónimos  

! it is not in the dress that he carries that we recognise the wise man, but in his works n.
ce n'est pas à l'habit qu'il porte qu'on reconnaît l'homme sage, mais à ses oeuvres

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someone who works as a dishwasher
a model or example that shows how something works
I like to read books that are a paradigm of human life because I can learn from them.
Any person, including a captain, who is employed or engaged or works in any capacity on board a ship and whose normal place of work is on a ship.
Work In Progress
can be used as an adjectif : this program is WIP
grunt work is hard, uninteresting work
US informal
work perfectly performed
When I asked the students to do their homework, they did a bang up job.
fils adopté, travail doublé
1.act silly; 2. avoid work
bon ouvrier ne viendra jamais tard à son travail
A culture of internet only jobs has coined the phrase Wirk. Wirk simply means Internet Work. Internet work is defined by job opportunities that did not exist before the rise of the internet and furthermore the work is likely to be carried out over the internet and payment received for work undertaken via the internet. Wirk describes both full time and part time internet work. Because of the nature of Wirk and the ability for anyone that has internet connection to earn money from Wirk, it is currently more likely to be a part time occupation than full time. Paid Online Questionnaires, Content Writing, Search Marketing are all examples of Wirk.
This is a term rising in popularity
A day's work ; a fixed or definite amount of work ; a work quota.
Etymology : comes from dog, the o has been change in a a. Ex.: Man does not live by money alone, where would we be without our daily darg? Alasdair Gray,. ;[Slang];[US]; Etymology : comes from dog, the o has been change in a a. Ex.: Man does not live by money alone, where would we be without our daily darg? Alasdair Gray,.
United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund works for children's rights, their survival, development and protection, guided by the Convention on the Rights of the Child. UNICEF provides long-term humanitarian and developmental assistance to children and mothers in developing countries.
UNICEF is one of the members of the United Nations Development Group and its Executive Committee. Donate to help UNICEF meet the urgent needs of children.
1. using copyright law to make a piece of work freely available and allowing its free distribution and modification (as long as its derivate versions follow the same copyright rules)
Forensic is used to describe the work of scientists who examine evidence in order to help the police solve crimes.
work and operations made in drilling for maintaining petroleum or Gas wells effective
1. the operation or work of cutting grass and curing it for hay 2. the act of taking full advantage of an easy opportunity
a person paid by the state to work in the interests of the nation who considers it to be a ‘right’ to be able abuse his or her authority to ensure personal gain for himself or herself at the expense of the nation…
neologism ... created on some blog
using a lot of people (Internet users mostly) to contribute to a collective work. For example Wikipedia uses crowdsourcing
1. [Comp.] a device that once plugged in is automatically recognized by the system and launches the expected process without any action on the user's side; 2. [Bus.] a new employee who is able to start work without too much induction and training
[Comp.];[Bus.] can be used as both noun and adjective: plug and play device; plug and play employee or simply plug and play (noun)
a type of work that goes on 24 hours from 24 hours because the teams performing it are located in various time zones.
E.g: Some claim that follow-the-sun is a business failure. It can be used also as a verb (Our team follows the sun ) or as an adjective (We offer follow-the-sun business support) .
l'homme ne vit pas du nom, mais du travail
to concentrate and to sacrifice
ce n'est parce qu'on est matinal que l'on arrivera à l'heure au travail
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