Definition - works

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  1. proceed towards a goal or along a path or through an activity; "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"
  2. arrive at a certain condition through repeated motion; "The stitches of the hem worked loose after she wore the skirt many times"
  3. cause to work; "he is working his servants hard"
  4. activity directed toward making or doing something; "she checked several points needing further work"
  5. go sour or spoil; "The milk has soured"; "The wine worked"; "The cream has turned--we have to throw it out"
  6. performance of moral or religious acts; "salvation by deeds"; "the reward for good works"
  7. be employed; "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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