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synonyms for work

  • effort
  • endeavor
  • industry
  • job
  • performance
  • production
  • struggle
  • task
  • trial
  • assignment
  • attempt
  • commission
  • drudge
  • drudgery
  • exertion
  • functioning
  • grind
  • grindstone
  • moil
  • muscle
  • obligation
  • pains
  • push
  • servitude
  • slogging
  • stint
  • stress
  • striving
  • sweat
  • toil
  • travail
  • trouble
  • undertaking
  • daily grind
  • elbow grease
  • salt mines
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antonyms for work

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  • fun
  • idleness
  • laziness
  • unemployment
  • entertainment
  • failure
  • loss
  • pastime
  • rest
  • relax
  • forget
  • neglect
  • let go
  • abandon
  • lose
  • give up
  • receive
  • discourage
  • stay
  • stop
  • halt
  • fail
  • mismanage
  • idle
  • destroy
  • laze
  • ignore
  • discontinue
  • refuse
  • refrain
  • dissuade
  • pause
  • cease
  • abstain
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Work is the general word for exertion of body or mind, and it may apply to exertion that is either easy or hard: fun work; heavy work. Drudgery suggests continuous, dreary, and dispiriting work, especially of a menial or servile kind: the drudgery of household tasks. Labor particularly denotes hard manual work: backbreaking labor; arduous labor. Toil suggests wearying or exhausting labor: toil that breaks down the worker’s health.

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How to use work in a sentence

I worked very loyally for him to do everything I could for him.
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Both are recovering well after their surgeries and are already back to work.
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The NBCU spokesperson said the company would work with each advertiser to decide how the data would be used and managed.
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It works with the full-sized Smart Keyboard and the new Logitech keyboards.
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At Fortune, we’ve worked to make business better since our founding 90 years ago.
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If one tactic doesn’t work, flag it, drop it and try something different.
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He oversees the business side of Apple’s video efforts and leads work on Apple News, Apple Books, iCloud and the company’s advertising platforms.
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Everyone could work however they wanted to maximize what they were bringing to the company.
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“You’re just a cog and we can get a new one,” is how one former employee described working at Kirkhill, a Transdigm company in Orange County, California.
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Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
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WORDS RELATED TO WORK

  • acts
  • avocations
  • bags
  • ballgames
  • bits
  • deeds
  • endeavors
  • enterprises
  • entertainments
  • games
  • hobbies
  • jobs
  • labors
  • occupations
  • pastimes
  • projects
  • rackets
  • scenes
  • schemes
  • stunts
  • tasks
  • trips
  • undertakings
  • ventures
  • works
  • zoos
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