English to Afrikaans Meaning :: work

werk
Work :
werk
- werkworkaholicgewerkwerke
 

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Noun(1) activity directed toward making or doing something(2) a product produced or accomplished through the effort or activity or agency of a person or thing(3) the occupation for which you are paid(4) applying the mind to learning and understanding a subject (especially by reading(5) (physics(6) a place where work is done(7) the total output of a writer or artist (or a substantial part of it
Verb(1) exert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity(2) be employed(3) have an effect or outcome; often the one desired or expected(4) perform as expected when applied(5) shape, form, or improve a material(6) give a workout to(7) proceed along a path(8) operate in a certain place, area, or specialty(9) proceed towards a goal or along a path or through an activity(10) move in an agitated manner(11) cause to happen or to occur as a consequence(12) cause to work(13) prepare for crops(14) behave in a certain way when handled(15) have and exert influence or effect(16) operate in or through

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(1) there was an exhibition of his work in Paris(2) I got in from work and spent an hour or so rubbing down a radiator in the dining room, I then masked it up and sprayed it.(3) I was returning home from work on a packed subway(4) He is often at the office until 8pm and always brings work home.(5) The unprovoked attack happened as he returned from work earlier this month.(6) the staff work very hard at attracting customers(7) trying to work to windward in light airs(8) Flags flew at half-mast and non-essential staff were told not to report for work .(9) she frequently took work home with her(10) Walker contributed a sewn work entitled Sampler that featured the embroidered text, ÔÇÿWife is a four-letter wordÔÇÖ.(11) With their matching broken noses, the three left the pub in pursuit of a less hazardous line of work .(12) Sometimes he thinks about this but he can always justify his line of work .(13) she goes to work on her bicycle(14) He will not therefore be undertaking any work within the cathedral until this matter is concluded.(15) you'll work yourself into an early grave(16) Much work and effort has been put into the event by the organisers and events committee.
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Noun
1. labor ::
arbeid
2. employment ::
indiensneming
3. composition ::
samestelling
5. handiwork ::
handewerk
7. everything ::
alles
8. study ::
studie
9. piece of work ::
stuk werk
10. oeuvre ::
oeuvre
11. workplace ::
werkplek
Verb
12. toil ::
moeite
13. be employed ::
in diens geneem
14. cultivate ::
kweek
15. function ::
funksie
16. operate ::
werk
17. succeed ::
slaag
18. bring about ::
bewerkstellig
21. knead ::
knie
22. maneuver ::
maneuver
23. twitch ::
twitch
24. bring ::
bring
25. act upon ::
Wet op
26. forge ::
bewerk
27. act ::
daad
28. work on ::
werk aan
29. do work ::
doen werk
30. ferment ::
fermenteer
31. make ::
maak
32. turn ::
draai
33. exploit ::
ontgin
34. exercise ::
oefening
35. puzzle out ::
vasstel
Different Forms
work, workaholic, workaholics, worked, works
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