Student Thesaurus

5 entries found for work.
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Entry Word: work
Function: noun
Text: 1 a literary, musical, or artistic production <this is my favorite work from that author> -- see COMPOSITION 1
2 something produced by physical or intellectual effort <this book is the work of many talented people> -- see PRODUCT 1
3 the action for which a person or thing is specially fitted or used or for which a thing exists <the work of a movie director is to tell a story through a series of striking images> -- see ROLE
4 the active use of energy in producing a result <put a lot of work into the project> -- see EFFORT
5 the activity by which one regularly makes a living <what kind of work do you do?> -- see OCCUPATION
6 works plural
a building or set of buildings for the manufacturing of goods <a glass works where stained glass is made> -- see FACTORY