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Princeton's WordNet

  1. plant, works, industrial plantnoun

    buildings for carrying on industrial labor

    "they built a large plant to manufacture automobiles"

  2. whole shebang, whole kit and caboodle, kit and caboodle, whole kit and boodle, kit and boodle, whole kit, whole caboodle, whole works, works, full treatmentnoun

    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"

  3. works, deedsnoun

    performance of moral or religious acts

    "salvation by deeds"; "the reward for good works"

  4. works, workingsnoun

    the internal mechanism of a device

Wiktionary

  1. worksnoun

    A mechanism or machine; the means by which something happens.

    A stray wrench can really gum up the works.

  2. worksnoun

    A factory or similar collection of buildings

    The steel works almost fills the valley.

  3. worksnoun

    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.

  4. worksnoun

    An act associated with moral or religious standing.

    His works displayed his righteousness.

Freebase

  1. Works

    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

  1. works

    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

  1. works

    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.

Editors Contribution

  1. works

    Plural form and verb form of the word work.

    The works were completed accurately, easily and efficiently.


    Submitted by MaryC on March 20, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Works' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1226

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Works' in Written Corpus Frequency: #944

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Works' in Nouns Frequency: #577

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Works in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Works in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Works in a Sentence

  1. Richard Jordan:

    Grace is not against good works It simply does not bless on the basis of good works. We receive blessing from God based solely on the merits of His Son--blessings freely given to us in Christ and nowhere else. The completeness that is in Christ mean deliverance from trying to 'be good' and 'do right' in order to be accepted by God.

  2. Akhil Saxena:

    There is so much focus on India and the kind of growth that is happening here... People say, if it works for them, let's see what we can pick and learn.

  3. RAMANA PEMMARAJU:

    All great talents are never found in rich exquisite locales with perfect setting that enhance their creative works, but on the contrary are found in the most obnoxious circumstances yet are unaffected by them and create masterpieces at the most unpredictable situations, just like a lotus flower blossoming in a muddy pond!

  4. Nebraska Missy Franklin:

    That's really the goal coming in here is I have times that I really think I'm capable of doing this summer, and right now I want to get as close to those times as I possibly can, i'm hoping that gives me a spot on the team. We know how it works so we know that I'm going to be ready when I need to be ready, and that's right now.

  5. John Kennedy:

    I think Jeff Sessions is Jeff Sessions. Having said that, Jeff Sessions works for The President and if The President wants to make a change, The President can make a change, i don't understand why the President's doing it the way The President's doing it, in terms of just not making the change if The President's unhappy. But that's the President's prerogative.

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