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worked

verb
variants: or wrought
past tense of work

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3 to have a certain purpose
  • the human kidneys work as a filtering system for the blood

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4 to produce a desired effect
  • this headache remedy takes half an hour to work

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6 to control the mechanical operation of
  • show me how to work the machine

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8 to take unfair advantage of
  • a young boy who worked his aunt for all she was worth in toys and candy when she visited once a year

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The first known use of worked was in 1682

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“Worked.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/worked. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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