plant, works, industrial plant(noun)
buildings for carrying on industrial labor
"they built a large plant to manufacture automobiles"
whole shebang, whole kit and caboodle, kit and caboodle, whole kit and boodle, kit and boodle, whole kit, whole caboodle, whole works, works, full treatment(noun)
everything available; usually preceded by `the'
"we saw the whole shebang"; "a hotdog with the works"; "we took on the whole caboodle"; "for $10 you get the full treatment"
performance of moral or religious acts
"salvation by deeds"; "the reward for good works"
the internal mechanism of a device
A mechanism or machine; the means by which something happens.
A stray wrench can really gum up the works.
A factory or similar collection of buildings
The steel works almost fills the valley.
Everything or everything that is available or possible; especially, all available toppings on food. (Always preceded by the.)
I'll have a Behemoth Burger with the works.
An act associated with moral or religious standing.
His works displayed his righteousness.
Works is a Pink Floyd compilation album released in 1983. It features a variety of material, such as the band's early singles, "Arnold Layne" and "See Emily Play", alternative mixes of tracks from The Dark Side of the Moon, and the previously-unreleased track, "Embryo".
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
All fortificational constructions, whether permanent, field, or makeshifts of the moment; from the most solid bastion to the rudest rifle-pit.
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
Are the fortifications about the body of a place. This word is also used to signify the approaches of the besiegers, and the several lines, trenches, etc., made round a place, an army, or the like, for its security.
Plural form and verb form of the word work.
The works were completed accurately, easily and efficiently.Submitted by MaryC on March 20, 2020
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Rank popularity for the word 'Works' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1226
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Works' in Written Corpus Frequency: #944
Rank popularity for the word 'Works' in Nouns Frequency: #577
The numerical value of Works in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of Works in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Examples of Works in a Sentence
These are the kind of issues that are in the works, I would say.
Let your works not be interrupted by the stupidities happening in your own country! Work and walk on your true path ignoring any kind of distractions! Abstract yourself from all the primitivenesses surrounding you! Concentrate on your work!
Generally that story will be negative for the zloty - it will be very challenging for the government to come up with a plan that works for the banks.
Hair works a bit like a mop, collecting pollen that's floating in the air, since hair is the closest thing to your nasal passages, it can really bother you. If you wash it or brush it out before you go to sleep, or at least cover it, then you won't be sleeping in all that pollen.
The fascinating thing about our body is that it works by sending electrical signals into a central nervous system.
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