Definitions For Work


  • Activity directed toward making or doing something
  • The occupation for which you are paid
  • The total output of a writer or artist (or a substantial part of it)
  • A product produced or accomplished through the effort or activity or agency of a person or thing
  • A place where work is done
  • Applying the mind to learning and understanding a subject (especially by reading)
  • (physics) a manifestation of energy; the transfer of energy from one physical system to another expressed as the product of a force and the distance through which it moves a body in the direction of that force
  • A job or activity that you do regularly especially in order to earn money
  • The place where you do your job
  • The things that you do especially as part of your job


  • Give a workout to
  • Arrive at a certain condition through repeated motion
  • Go sour or spoil
  • Cause to undergo fermentation
  • Find the solution to (a problem or question) or understand the meaning of
  • Use or manipulate to one's advantage
  • Make uniform
  • Perform as expected when applied
  • Move into or onto
  • Cause to happen or to occur as a consequence
  • Make something, usually for a specific function
  • Shape, form, or improve a material
  • Prepare for crops
  • Gratify and charm, usually in order to influence
  • Move in an agitated manner
  • Proceed along a path
  • Provoke or excite
  • Proceed towards a goal or along a path or through an activity
  • Cause to work
  • Be employed
  • Exert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity
  • Cause to operate or function
  • Operate in or through
  • Have an effect or outcome; often the one desired or expected
  • Have and exert influence or effect
  • Operate in a certain place, area, or specialty
  • Behave in a certain way when handled
  • To have a job
  • To do things as part of your job
  • To do work in, on, or at (an area, event, etc.)

Is Work a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Work is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Work in a Sentence

  • She is trying to find work in publishing.
  • How long have you been looking for work?
  • He started work as a car salesman.
  • What does your work schedule look like this week?
  • I started working when I was sixteen.
  • She works part-time at the restaurant.
  • She has always wanted to work in advertising.

Synonyms for Work

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