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Synonyms for working
ˈwɜr kɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. working, workings(adj)

    a mine or quarry that is being or has been worked

    Synonyms:
    works, workings

    Antonyms:
    inoperative, malfunctioning, nonfunctional, permanent, lasting, unemployed, impractical

  2. working(a), on the job(p)(adj)

    actively engaged in paid work

    "the working population"; "the ratio of working men to unemployed"; "a working mother"; "robots can be on the job day and night"

    Antonyms:
    impractical, unemployed, inoperative, nonfunctional, lasting, malfunctioning, permanent

  3. working(adj)

    adequate for practical use; especially sufficient in strength or numbers to accomplish something

    "the party has a working majority in the House"; "a working knowledge of Spanish"

    Synonyms:
    on the job(p), functional, working(a), running(a), operative

    Antonyms:
    unemployed, nonfunctional, lasting, impractical, malfunctioning, inoperative, permanent

  4. working(a)(adj)

    adopted as a temporary basis for further work

    "a working draft"; "a working hypothesis"

    Antonyms:
    nonfunctional, inoperative, lasting, impractical, unemployed, permanent, malfunctioning

  5. running(a), operative, functional, working(a)(adj)

    (of e.g. a machine) performing or capable of performing

    "in running (or working) order"; "a functional set of brakes"

    Antonyms:
    nonfunctional, lasting, unemployed, malfunctioning, inoperative, impractical, permanent

  6. working(adj)

    serving to permit or facilitate further work or activity

    "discussed the working draft of a peace treaty"; "they need working agreements with their neighbor states on interstate projects"

    Synonyms:
    on the job(p), functional, working(a), running(a), operative

    Antonyms:
    lasting, impractical, permanent, malfunctioning, inoperative, unemployed, nonfunctional

Wiktionary

  1. working(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    employment, work, draft, provisional, temporary, functioning, employed, up, basic

    Antonyms:
    broken-down, down, broken

  2. working(adjective)

    That is or are functioning.

    a working ventilator

    Synonyms:
    employed, draft, work, basic, functioning, employment, up, temporary, provisional

    Antonyms:
    down, broken, broken-down

  3. working(adjective)

    That suffices but requires additional work.

    a working copy of the script

    Synonyms:
    employed, basic, functioning, draft, employment, temporary, up, provisional, work

    Antonyms:
    broken, broken-down, down

  4. working(adjective)

    Method of operation.

    working mothers

    Synonyms:
    temporary, provisional, functioning, work, basic, employed, employment, up, draft

    Antonyms:
    down, broken, broken-down

  5. working(adjective)

    Fermentation.

    the working week

    Synonyms:
    up, basic, employment, temporary, provisional, functioning, employed, draft, work

    Antonyms:
    broken-down, down, broken

  6. working(adjective)

    To become full of a vegetable substance.

    a working knowledge of computers

    Synonyms:
    temporary, employment, functioning, employed, up, draft, basic, provisional, work

    Antonyms:
    down, broken-down, broken

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. working

    Synonyms:
    active, busy, diligent, employed, industrious, occupied

    Antonyms:
    idle, inactive, indolent, inert, lazy, slothful, sluggish, trifling, unemployed, unoccupied, vacant

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. working(a.)

    Synonyms:
    laboring

  2. working(a.)

    Synonyms:
    moving, operating

  3. working(a.)

    Synonyms:
    on duty, at work

  4. working(a.)

    Synonyms:
    fermenting

  5. working(n.)

    Synonyms:
    motion, operation

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Translations for working

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • العملArabic
  • Ansatz, ArbeitenGerman
  • riittävä, toiminta, käyminen, työ, keskeneräinen, työnteko, työskentelytapa, toimiva, työskentely, toimintatapa, työtätekevä, työssäkäyvä, rehevöityminenFinnish
  • fonctionnementFrench
  • მუშაGeorgian
  • funcionalPortuguese
  • рабочий, работоспособныйRussian
  • đang làm việcVietnamese

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