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.
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
My endless works.
I really hope it works.
He's proof that it works.
Faith without works is dead.
Democracy works. Against us.
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