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working

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2 capable of being put to use or account
  • as a would-be independent filmmaker, you'll need a working knowledge of motion picture photography and editing
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3 involved in often constant activity
  • a boss who is of the opinion that a working employee is a needed employee, as idleness is a sign of dispensability
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working

verb , present participle 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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