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See definition of workings on Dictionary.com
  • as ininsides
  • as inmechanics
  • as inmechanism
  • as inmechanism
  • as inmodus operandi
  • as innuts and bolts

synonyms for workings

  • belly
  • entrails
  • innards
  • bowels
  • center
  • components
  • contents
  • guts
  • heart
  • middle
  • recesses
  • soul
  • viscera
  • womb
  • inner parts
  • internal organs

antonyms for workings

MOST RELEVANT
  • border
  • cowardice
  • exterior
  • exteriority
  • fear
  • margin
  • outside
  • periphery
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          How to use workings in a sentence

          The Boulton and Watt low-pressure engine did not work well with the high steam, and the water rose in the mine workings.
          LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
          The inner workings of their corporeal mechanism is no mystery for him.
          REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
          Ten shillings and Jaffery's peremptory order to stick to his side and obey him slavishly took the place of intellectual workings.
          JAFFERYWILLIAM J. LOCKE
          The workings of the world were certainly beyond his understanding; the ways of Nature he was in close touch with.
          MENOTAHERNEST G. HENHAM
          There was always something impetuous in the workings of his intellect, as well as the rush of his sympathy.
          GREAT MEN AND FAMOUS WOMEN. VOL. 4 OF 8VARIOUS
          But the circumstances which surrounded the workings of the Empire Lake project were far from ordinary.
          THE WHITE DESERTCOURTNEY RYLEY COOPER
          But even such as these can find truth only by interrogating the dim silent workings of the people's mind.
          THE LIFE OF MAZZINIBOLTON KING
          Well, Edward Garden's a cleverer man than I, and you can hardly expect me to explain the workings of his mind to you in detail.
          MUSHROOM TOWNOLIVER ONIONS
          Direct and painful verities were best tolerated by the reading public when exhibited as instances of the workings of natural law.
          THE LETTERS OF AMBROSE BIERCEAMBROSE BIERCE
          Thus they made the complete circuit of the workings—and without finding any trace of Delray.
          MOTOR MATT'S DARING, OR, TRUE TO HIS FRIENDSSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
          SYNONYM OF THE DAY
          OCTOBER 26, 1985
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          capacitor

          WORDS RELATED TO WORKINGS

          • bellies
          • bowels
          • centers
          • components
          • contents
          • entrails
          • guts
          • hearts
          • innards
          • inner parts
          • internal organs
          • middles
          • recesses
          • souls
          • viscera
          • wombs
          • workings
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