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
The total artistic creation of an author, artist or writer.
The works of various artists and writers have been displayed and used in curriculum in various schools, colleges and universities to people to learn and understand their creations.Submitted by MaryC on May 12, 2016
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
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
I believe success will come, as long as we are able to make works of good quality, the culture business requires patience.
I tend to sort of see things within snapshots in time, in terms of narrative structure, it works well.
God is a great God. Even when there are technological advances, nothing can ever replace Him nor His works. His greatness is beyond what a human mind can comprehend.
As a sinner I could not please God, I could not neutralize or pay for my own sin. But when God justified me by His grace He went on record declaring me righteous. He didn't wave a magic wand and declare me to be innocent. His holiness would not permit it. A basis for declaring me righteous was needed. The ground upon which my justification is built is the substitutionary death of His son, Jesus Christ. The shedding of blood demonstrates the righteousness of God 'that He might be just and the justifier of the one who has faith in Jesus' (Rom. 326 NKJV). What a marvelous plan Man's plan of salvation by good works is offensive to God and to anyone who has been saved by God's grace.
Moderation is not a cool word these days, but if it actually works better we should be working out how to make that the case.
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