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Antonyms for worksworks

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  1. plant, works, industrial plantnoun

    buildings for carrying on industrial labor

    "they built a large plant to manufacture automobiles"

    Synonyms:
    whole kit and boodle, whole kit and caboodle, whole shebang, flora, plant, industrial plant, whole caboodle, plant life, whole works, workings, full treatment, deeds, whole kit, kit and caboodle, kit and boodle

  2. whole shebang, whole kit and caboodle, kit and caboodle, whole kit and boodle, kit and boodle, whole kit, whole caboodle, whole works, works, full treatmentnoun

    everything available; usually preceded by `the'

    "we saw the whole shebang"; "a hotdog with the works"; "we took on the whole caboodle"; "for $10 you get the full treatment"

    Synonyms:
    whole kit and boodle, whole kit and caboodle, whole shebang, full treatment, plant, whole works, industrial plant, whole caboodle, kit and boodle, workings, deeds, whole kit, kit and caboodle

  3. works, deedsnoun

    performance of moral or religious acts

    "salvation by deeds"; "the reward for good works"

    Synonyms:
    whole kit and boodle, whole kit and caboodle, whole shebang, full treatment, plant, whole works, industrial plant, whole caboodle, kit and boodle, workings, deeds, whole kit, kit and caboodle

  4. works, workingsnoun

    the internal mechanism of a device

    Synonyms:
    whole kit and boodle, whole kit and caboodle, whole shebang, full treatment, plant, whole works, industrial plant, whole caboodle, kit and boodle, workings, deeds, whole kit, working, kit and caboodle

How to use works in a sentence?

  1. Carl Sandburg:

    I won't take my religion from any man who never works except with his mouth.

  2. Elizabeth Warren:

    Americans understand that the game is rigged, and they've had enough of it. They're ready to fight back. They want a Washington that works for them, i think that people are getting more engaged, politically, and they're seeing through a lot of the rhetoric that politicians have been throwing out there for a long time. They want to see some real change, and I think that's what we need to work on.

  3. Mark Goldring:

    The relationship with the Ministry of Water Resources has been a learning experience on both sides. It's not normally the way that Oxfam works.

  4. Commonwealth Secretary William Galvin:

    My office diligently works to keep the bad actors out of the Commonwealth, ... This sweep is intended to establish how the industry is meeting this critical investor protection responsibility of keeping the rogue broker out of the industry.

  5. Dawid Jackiewicz:

    I have started works on this concept to find out what positive effects one could expect. This is about strengthening our position in these companies in order to prevent attempts of hostile takeovers.

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