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Adjective
Having been worked or prepared somehow
Adjective
(of metal) Shaped by hammering, typically so as to give the surface a dimpled texture
Verb
To have convinced or manipulated
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To have utilized or employed a tangible object
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To have taken hold or had an effect
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“I am confident this plan of action will work.”
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To have created or formed something
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To have expressed in greater detail
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Past tense for to perform a task as part of one's employment
“I work as a ranger at the local national park.”
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Past tense for to exert oneself for a particular purpose
“I had to work late into the night to complete my report before the deadline.”
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Past tense for to function with a specific purpose
“The lungs work as the respiratory system in humans and many other animals.”
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Past tense for to produce as a result of effort
“Cutting calories can work wonders for weight loss.”
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Past tense for to operate a device or machinery
“Could somebody show me how to work the coffee machine?”
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Past tense for to be in working condition
“My broken computer will work again after I send it in for repairs.”
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Past tense for to produce the desired effect
“Allow the medication about an hour to work.”
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Past tense for to bring into a heightened emotional state
“The gregarious politician would work the crowd into a frenzy during his rallies.”
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Past tense for to effect by gradual degrees
“I had to work my way through the large crowds.”
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Past tense for to shape or form a given material
“The baker would work the dough thoroughly to soften it.”
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(farming) Past tense for to cultivate soil
“The farmers prepared to work the vast expanses of land to grow crops.”
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Past tense for to arrange or contrive
“The political consultant was prepared to work it in order to get his candidate elected.”
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Past tense for to move in an agitated manner
“Jane's left eyelid would work furiously due to her nervousness.”
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Past tense for to arrive at an answer through logic
“I had to think long and hard before figuring out how to work this puzzle.”
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Past tense for to provide for, usually for one's family
“He felt it was now his job to work for his family.”
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Past tense for to cause someone to work, usually hard
“The coach would work his players hard during practice.”
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Past tense for to exploit someone for one's own benefit, especially in an underhanded way
“She would work her famous husband's name to get ahead.”
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