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Princeton's WordNet

  1. workplace, worknoun

    a place where work is done

    "he arrived at work early today"


  1. workplacenoun

    The place where someone works.


  1. Workplace

    A workplace is a location where someone works, for their employer or themselves, a place of employment. Such a place can range from a home office to a large office building or factory. For industrialized societies, the workplace is one of the most important social spaces other than the home, constituting "a central concept for several entities: the worker and [their] family, the employing organization, the customers of the organization, and the society as a whole". The development of new communication technologies has led to the development of the virtual workplace and remote work.


  1. workplace

    A workplace is a physical location or digital environment where someone carries out their job or professional activities. This could be an office, a construction site, a store, a hospital or a virtual platform, among others. It's a setting designed and equipped for individuals or groups to perform tasks related to their employment or business.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Workplace

    Place or physical location of work or employment.

Editors Contribution

  1. workplace

    A place where people work.

    The workplace is designed to be open, airy, spacious and a happy place to work.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 13, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of workplace in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of workplace in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of workplace in a Sentence

  1. Rebecca Thurston:

    The Results suggest that screening for a broader range of experiences of sexual violence in routine health care, including sexual harassment in the workplace, as well as verbal harassment or assault, and being aware of and treating potential cardiovascular health consequences may be beneficial for women's long-term health, reducing sexual violence against women, which is important in its own right, may also provide a strategy for improving women's lifetime cardiovascular health.

  2. Maisey McMaster:

    There’s no perfect way to do this and no way to handle complex workplace issues that doesn’t have any downsides or trade-offs.

  3. Michael McDonald:

    It’s a crapshoot, really, whether we'll make it to the end of this or not, but I hope we do, the main thing I think is if we start to see that anything that we’re doing has a potential of being a super-spreader. I don't think any of us are worried so much about getting sick ourselves. We’re all vaccinated. But if we test positive, that means all the people in our workplace are being exposed.

  4. Preeti Malani:

    The biggest thing we can do, whether it's sports or school or workplace, is to be highly vaccinated. … That means being boosted in addition to the primary series.

  5. Laura Troyani:

    When you have strong positive workplace interactions with your peers, and with your managers, it has a very strong impact on employees’ likelihood to stick around.

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