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works

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. plant, works, industrial plant(noun)

    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 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"

  3. works, deeds(noun)

    performance of moral or religious acts

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

  4. works, workings(noun)

    the internal mechanism of a device

Wiktionary

  1. works(Noun)

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

    A stray wrench can really gum up the works.

  2. works(Noun)

    A factory or similar collection of buildings

    The steel works almost fills the valley.

  3. works(Noun)

    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. works(Noun)

    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".

Editors Contribution

  1. works

    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 MC Harmonious on May 12, 2016

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

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. Cometan:

    My endless works.

  2. Hyder Jinnah:

    I really hope it works.

  3. Dottie MacKenzie:

    He's proof that it works.

  4. Bible:

    Faith without works is dead.

  5. Jon Stewart, The Daily Show: Referring to the victory of George W. Bush in the 2004 election.:

    Democracy works. Against us.

Images & Illustrations of works

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