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
Someone in our coaches ’ room asked me about Daniel Stumpf, and I said, ‘ Oh, you mean,' Spider Monkey.' ’ That’s his nickname. He’s a skinny little white kid who makes all of these funny faces when he works out.
The brave man carves out his fortune, and every man is the son of his own works.
I think the realities are setting in and I think it is time to get away fromslogans, ‘ full British Brexit ’, ‘ going into combat with Europe ’, it’s all incredibly unhelpful and what we need to do now is to getcloser with our European partners and work out what a realistic, pragmaticBrexit that works for both sides, the European Union and ourselves.
People are being seduced into thinking oh wonderful 25 years in the City. She got to the top of the City, it assigns to her understanding of the way the financial world works which simply aren't so. The question is why she feels it necessary to self aggrandize herself in that way.
The church's role is not to be the state. The state's role is not to be the church, it's very clear scripiturally that that's the case, and practically, it works out pretty well, too.
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