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Works Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • performance of moral or religious acts; "salvation by deeds"; "the reward for good works"
  • buildings for carrying on industrial labor; "they built a large plant to manufacture automobiles"
  • the internal mechanism of a device
  • 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"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • buildings for carrying on industrial labor; "they built a large plant to manufacture automobiles" ,
  • 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

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Works'


  • Works: Works may refer to: Works of art , aesthetic physical item or artistic creation, principally to tangible, portable forms of visual art ...
  • Public works: Public works (or internal improvements historically in the United States are a broad category of infrastructure projects, financed and ...

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'Works' example sentence in quotations


* Billy Sometimes I feel like an idiot. But I am an idiot, so it kinda works out. - Billy Madison

* The creator of the universe works in mysterious ways. But he uses a base ten counting system and likes round numbers. - Scott Adams

* The price works so well, so efficiently, that we are not aware of it most of the time. - Milton Friedman


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Works Sample Sentences in News


  • Illinois Tool Works Beats Q3 Earnings, Raises 2014 Outlook
    Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) reported earnings from continuing operations of $1.28 per share for third-quarter 2014. The bottom line increased 42.2% year over year and surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate ... Read more on this news related to 'Works'
  • The Works goes backstage at Wexford Opera Festival
    RTÉ arts show The Works goes behind the scenes for a preview of the 63rd Wexford Opera Festival tonight. Also on the show, Dublin band Fight Like Apes and Man Booker shortlisted writer Deborah Levy discuss their new projects. Read more on this news related to 'Works'
  • Iraq Water Desalination Works in Basra Go to Veolia, Hitachi
    An Iraq desalination project to supply 400,000 people in the southern city of Basra with drinking water has been enlarged with added works for Veolia Environnement (VIE) , Hitachi Ltd. (6501) and Egypt engineering firm ArabCo. Read more on this news related to 'Works'

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