Another word for work


body of work, oeuvre, work - the total output of a writer or artist (or a substantial part of it)

Example:- he studied the entire Wagnerian oeuvre

employment, work - the occupation for which you are paid

Example:- he is looking for employment

study, work - applying the mind to learning and understanding a subject (especially by reading)

Example:- mastering a second language requires a lot of work

work - activity directed toward making or doing something

Example:- she checked several points needing further work

piece of work, work - a product produced or accomplished through the effort or activity or agency of a person or thing

Example:- it is not regarded as one of his more memorable works

work, workplace - a place where work is done

Example:- he arrived at work early today

work - (physics) a manifestation of energy; the transfer of energy from one physical system to another expressed as the product of a force and the distance through which it moves a body in the direction of that force

Example:- work equals force times distance


exploit, work - use or manipulate to one's advantage

Example:- He exploit the new taxation system

process, work, work on - shape, form, or improve a material

Example:- work stone into tools

work - provoke or excite

Example:- The rock musician worked the crowd of young girls into a frenzy

work - proceed towards a goal or along a path or through an activity

Example:- work your way through every problem or task

make, work - proceed along a path

Example:- work one's way through the crowd

crop, cultivate, work - prepare for crops

Example:- Work the soil

function, go, operate, run, work - perform as expected when applied

Example:- The washing machine won't go unless it's plugged in

work - operate in or through

Example:- Work the phones

work - operate in a certain place, area, or specialty

Example:- She works the night clubs

work - move into or onto

Example:- work the raisins into the dough

work - move in an agitated manner

Example:- His fingers worked with tension

knead, work - make uniform

Example:- knead dough

forge, form, mold, mould, shape, work - make something, usually for a specific function

Example:- She molded the rice balls carefully

act upon, influence, work - have and exert influence or effect

Example:- The artist's work influenced the young painter

act, work - have an effect or outcome; often the one desired or expected

Example:- The voting process doesn't work as well as people thought

work - gratify and charm, usually in order to influence

Example:- the political candidate worked the crowds

ferment, sour, turn, work - go sour or spoil

Example:- The milk has soured

exercise, work, work out - give a workout to

Example:- Some parents exercise their infants

figure out, lick, puzzle out, solve, work, work out - find the solution to (a problem or question) or understand the meaning of

Example:- did you solve the problem?

work - exert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity

Example:- I will work hard to improve my grades

put to work, work - cause to work

Example:- he is working his servants hard

ferment, work - cause to undergo fermentation

Example:- We ferment the grapes for a very long time to achieve high alcohol content

work - cause to operate or function

Example:- This pilot works the controls

bring, make for, play, work, wreak - cause to happen or to occur as a consequence

Example:- I cannot work a miracle

work - behave in a certain way when handled

Example:- This dough does not work easily

do work, work - be employed

Example:- Is your husband working again?

work - arrive at a certain condition through repeated motion

Example:- The stitches of the hem worked loose after she wore the skirt many times

Tweets containing the word work

Source : WordNet