What does work in progress mean?

Definitions for work in progress

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word work in progress.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. work in progress(noun)

    a piece of work that is not yet finished


  1. work in progress(Noun)

    Work that has been commenced, but is not complete.

  2. work in progress(Noun)

    A project that has been commenced but is not complete.

  3. work in progress(Noun)

    A portion of inventory that represents goods which are no longer salable as raw materials, but not yet salable as finished goods.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of work in progress in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of work in progress in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Maximilien Arvelaiz:

    It is a work in progress, it's not like we now understand each other better.

  2. Michael Turner:

    We understand that determining the root cause or causes of physiological episodes in F/A-18 aircraft is a work in progress.

  3. James Cakmak:

    Clearly, the turnaround is still a work in progress and the question of whether being a platform for a mass audience versus a niche audience needs to be answered.

  4. Alexandra Klopfer:

    We are hoping for an issuance soon after the summer. This is very much work in progress and as you can imagine much depends on underlying assets and market conditions.

  5. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull:

    But I have to say we are the most successful multicultural society in the world, there is more work to do. This is not something to be complacent about. This is a work in progress.

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Translations for work in progress

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • laufende Arbeiten, in BearbeitungGerman
  • trabanjando en elloSpanish
  • keskeneräinen tuotanto, kesken, [[keskeneräinen]] [[työ]]Finnish
  • travaux en coursFrench
  • 진행중인 작업Korean
  • werk in uitvoeringDutch
  • work in progressTurkish

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