work and back


Definition of work and back

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adverb (or adjective)

Definition of work-and-back (Entry 2 of 2)

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First Known Use of work and back


1967, in the meaning defined above

Adverb (or adjective)

1919, in the meaning defined above

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“Work and back.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 14 December 2019.

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