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Definition 1: performance of moral or religious acts - [noun denoting act]

Samples where works or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • salvation by deeds
  • the reward for good works

Synonyms for works in the sense of this definition

(works is a kind of ...) any specific behavior

"they avoided all recreational activity"

(works is used in the usage domain ...) the form of a word that is used to denote more than one

Definition 2: the internal mechanism of a device - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for works in the sense of this definition

(works is a kind of ...) device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function

(works is used in the usage domain ...) the form of a word that is used to denote more than one

Definition 3: buildings for carrying on industrial labor - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where works or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they built a large plant to manufacture automobiles

Synonyms for works in the sense of this definition

(works is a kind of ...) a whole structure (as a building) made up of interconnected or related structures

(... is a kind of works ) a plant where beverages are put into bottles with caps

(... is a kind of works ) an industrial plant for smelting

(... is a kind of works ) a plant for disposing of sewage

(... is a kind of works ) a plant where salt is produced commercially

(... is a kind of works ) an industrial plant for purifying a crude substance

(... is a kind of works ) a plant for reprocessing used or abandoned materials

(... is a kind of works ) a plant where livestock are slaughtered and processed and packed as meat products

(... is a kind of works ) a plant where money is coined by authority of the government

(... is a kind of works ) a plant consisting of one or more buildings with facilities for manufacturing

(... is a kind of works ) a plant and works where alcoholic drinks are made by distillation

(... is a kind of works ) a plant where beer is brewed by fermentation

(... is a kind of works ) an establishment where wine is made

(works is the domain which ... is member of) facility (plant and equipment) for providing natural-gas service

Definition 4: everything available; usually preceded by `the' - [noun denoting state]

Samples where works or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • we saw the whole shebang
  • a hotdog with the works
  • we took on the whole caboodle
  • for $10 you get the full treatment

Synonyms for works in the sense of this definition

(works is a kind of ...) the state of being total and complete

"he read the article in its entirety" "appalled by the totality of the destruction"

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