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good work

noun as in congratulations

noun as in labor of love

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Example Sentences

Landon Wilson, a U.S. Navy cryptologic technician, returned from Afghanistan in 2013 to a promotion for good work.

Lila said that she, and everyone, believes in the mission and even enjoys the chance to talk about the good work that they do.

“Good work, Banzi,” Mugianis says, patting the “sometimes” tattoo that adorns her upper back.

Lapine, who directed it, could do no better than admire his own good work by showing the rhapsodic performance in Six by Sondheim.

This is the literary child who becomes a carpenter, does good work, and grows up to have a happy if very quiet life.

The fire had been heaped over with earth—to screen it from prying eyes, I suppose, while the good work went on.

This fine old carriage, now in its 75th year, does good work still.

The many thousands of admission fees every year no doubt form a fund which will keep this good work going indefinitely.

There was cause, therefore, for confident hope that the good work which had begun might go on increasing.

Mrs. Mallaby Deeley is doing good work in securing withers for horses.


On this page you'll find 38 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to good works, such as: charity, generosity, alms, alms-giving, altruism, and assistance.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.