Definisi 'work'

English to English
noun
1. activity directed toward making or doing something Terjemahkan
she checked several points needing further work
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2. a product produced or accomplished through the effort or activity or agency of a person or thing Terjemahkan
it is not regarded as one of his more memorable works|the symphony was hailed as an ingenious work|he was indebted to the pioneering work of John Dewey|the work of an active imagination|erosion is the work of wind or water over time
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3. the occupation for which you are paid Terjemahkan
he is looking for employment|a lot of people are out of work
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4. applying the mind to learning and understanding a subject (especially by reading) Terjemahkan
mastering a second language requires a lot of work|no schools offer graduate study in interior design
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5. (physics) a manifestation of energy; the transfer of energy from one physical system to another expressed as the product of a force and the distance through which it moves a body in the direction of that force Terjemahkan
work equals force times distance
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6. a place where work is done Terjemahkan
he arrived at work early today
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7. the total output of a writer or artist (or a substantial part of it) Terjemahkan
he studied the entire Wagnerian oeuvre|Picasso's work can be divided into periods
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8. Exertion of strength or faculties; physical or intellectual effort directed to an end; industrial activity; toil; employment; sometimes, specifically, physical labor. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

9. Break; twist. Terjemahkan
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verb
10. exert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity Terjemahkan
I will work hard to improve my grades|she worked hard for better living conditions for the poor
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11. be employed Terjemahkan
Is your husband working again?|My wife never worked|Do you want to work after the age of 60?|She never did any work because she inherited a lot of money|She works as a waitress to put herself through college
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12. have an effect or outcome; often the one desired or expected Terjemahkan
The voting process doesn't work as well as people thought|How does your idea work in practice?|This method doesn't work|The breaks of my new car act quickly|The medicine works only if you take it with a lot of water
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13. perform as expected when applied Terjemahkan
The washing machine won't go unless it's plugged in|Does this old car still run well?|This old radio doesn't work anymore
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14. shape, form, or improve a material Terjemahkan
work stone into tools|process iron|work the metal
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15. give a workout to Terjemahkan
Some parents exercise their infants|My personal trainer works me hard|work one's muscles|this puzzle will exercise your mind
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16. proceed along a path Terjemahkan
work one's way through the crowd|make one's way into the forest
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17. operate in a certain place, area, or specialty Terjemahkan
She works the night clubs|The salesman works the Midwest|This artist works mostly in acrylics
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18. proceed towards a goal or along a path or through an activity Terjemahkan
work your way through every problem or task|She was working on her second martini when the guests arrived|Start from the bottom and work towards the top
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19. move in an agitated manner Terjemahkan
His fingers worked with tension
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20. cause to happen or to occur as a consequence Terjemahkan
I cannot work a miracle|wreak havoc|bring comments|play a joke|The rain brought relief to the drought-stricken area
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21. cause to work Terjemahkan
he is working his servants hard
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22. prepare for crops Terjemahkan
Work the soil|cultivate the land
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23. behave in a certain way when handled Terjemahkan
This dough does not work easily|The soft metal works well
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24. have and exert influence or effect Terjemahkan
The artist's work influenced the young painter|She worked on her friends to support the political candidate
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25. operate in or through Terjemahkan
Work the phones
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26. cause to operate or function Terjemahkan
This pilot works the controls|Can you work an electric drill?
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27. provoke or excite Terjemahkan
The rock musician worked the crowd of young girls into a frenzy
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28. gratify and charm, usually in order to influence Terjemahkan
the political candidate worked the crowds
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29. make something, usually for a specific function Terjemahkan
She molded the rice balls carefully|Form cylinders from the dough|shape a figure|Work the metal into a sword
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30. move into or onto Terjemahkan
work the raisins into the dough|the student worked a few jokes into his presentation|work the body onto the flatbed truck
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31. make uniform Terjemahkan
knead dough|work the clay until it is soft
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32. use or manipulate to one's advantage Terjemahkan
He exploit the new taxation system|She knows how to work the system|he works his parents for sympathy
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33. find the solution to (a problem or question) or understand the meaning of Terjemahkan
did you solve the problem?|Work out your problems with the boss|this unpleasant situation isn't going to work itself out|did you get it?|Did you get my meaning?|He could not work the math problem
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34. cause to undergo fermentation Terjemahkan
We ferment the grapes for a very long time to achieve high alcohol content|The vintner worked the wine in big oak vats
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35. go sour or spoil Terjemahkan
The milk has soured|The wine worked|The cream has turned--we have to throw it out
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36. arrive at a certain condition through repeated motion Terjemahkan
The stitches of the hem worked loose after she wore the skirt many times
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37. To exert one's self for a purpose; to put forth effort for the attainment of an object; to labor; to be engaged in the performance of a task, a duty, or the like. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

38. To labor or operate upon; to give exertion and effort to; to prepare for use, or to utilize, by labor. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

Related Word(s)
wrought, work,

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