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Antonyms for clockwork
ˈklɒkˌwɜrkclock·work

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  1. clockworknoun

    any mechanism of geared wheels that is driven by a coiled spring; resembles the works of a mechanical clock

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  1. Manager AJ Hinch:

    Just breaking through with the big swing for Jose doesnt surprise me, its like clockwork, every ALDS it seems like he busts out with a really good game.

  2. Cade Courtley:

    He said, ‘Hey, we're starting this new TV show that you'd be the perfect host for about surviving disaster situations – what do you think?’ all of a sudden – like clockwork, there's a boom that went off in the background and he's like, 'What the hell is that?' I go, 'That was an IED, so if you guys are serious, call my lawyer, let's do a deal, I'll come on back and we'll give this a try.' So I spent the next four or five years doing several different TV show productions and things like that and it was fun.

  3. Terri Ann Lowenthal:

    This close to the implementation of the census, it's important that all of the gears are running like clockwork.

  4. Tony Visconti:

    He also took some words from A Clockwork Orange, the lyrics are wacky, but a lot of British people, especially Londoners, will get every word.

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