work (plural works)

  1. (uncountable) Labour, employment, occupation, job.
    I go to work everyday.
  2. (uncountable) Effort expended on a particular task.
    Holding a brick over your head is hard work.
    It took a lot of work to make this Wiktionary entry of the word "work"
  3. (uncountable) (physics) A measure of energy expended in moving an object; most commonly, force*distance. No work is done if the object does not move.
    Work is done against friction to drag a bag along the ground.
  4. (uncountable) (Thermodynamics) A nonthermal First Law energy in transit between one form or repository and another. Also, a means of accomplishing such transit [1].
  5. (countable) A literary, artistic, or intellectual production.
    It is a work of art.
  6. (countable) A person of importance.
    You are a piece of work.
  7. (uncountable) The place where one is employed.
    He hasn’t come home yet, he’s still at work.
  8. (countable) A fortification.
    William the Conqueror fortified many castles, throwing up new ramparts, bastions and all manner of works.

4 letters in word "work": K O R W.

No anagrams for work found in this word list.

Words found within work:

ko kor kow or ow rok row wo wok

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