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work noun

  /wøːk/ , /wɜɪ̯k/ , /wɜː(ɹ)k/ , /wɜːk/ , /wɝk/ , /wɵːk/ , [wœːk] , [wɔːk] , [wɚk] , [wɛːk] , [wɜːk] , [wʊːɹk]
  • (countable) A literary, artistic, or intellectual production.
Werk, Arbeit
  • labour, occupation, job.
  • The place where one is employed.
  • (physics) A measure of energy expended in moving an object; most commonly, force times distance. No work is done if the object does not move.
  • effort expended on a particular task.
Arbeit, Werk
  • (uncountable, often, in combination) The result of a particular manner of production.

work verb

  /wøːk/ , /wɜɪ̯k/ , /wɜː(ɹ)k/ , /wɜːk/ , /wɝk/ , /wɵːk/ , [wœːk] , [wɔːk] , [wɚk] , [wɛːk] , [wɜːk] , [wʊːɹk]
  • (intransitive) To do a specific task by employing physical or mental powers.
  • (intransitive) To effect by gradual degrees;
  • (transitive) To effect by gradual degrees.
  • (transitive) To shape, form, or improve a material.
  • (transitive, law) To cause to happen or to occur as a consequence.
  • (intransitive) To function correctly; to act as intended; to achieve the goal designed for.
funktionieren, wirken

working noun

  /ˈwɜːkɪŋ/ , /ˈwɝkɪŋ/
  • Method of operation.



works noun

  /wɜːks/ , /wɝks/
  • (with "the") Everything or everything that is available or possible; especially, all available toppings on food.
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