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1    all set, arranged, completed, fit, in readiness, organized, prepared, primed, ripe, set  
2    agreeable, apt, disposed, eager, game     (informal)   glad, happy, have-a-go     (informal)   inclined, keen, minded, predisposed, prone, willing  
3    acute, adroit, alert, apt, astute, bright, clever, deft, dexterous, expert, handy, intelligent, keen, perceptive, prompt, quick, quick-witted, rapid, resourceful, sharp, skilful, smart  
4    about, close, in danger of, liable, likely, on the brink of, on the point of, on the verge of  
5    accessible, at or on hand, at one's fingertips, at the ready, available, close to hand, convenient, handy, near, on call, on tap     (informal)   present  
6    at the ready      all systems go, in readiness, poised, prepared, ready for action, waiting  
7    arrange, equip, fit out, get ready, make ready, order, organize, prepare, set  
,       adj  
1    immature, unequipped, unfit, unprepared  
2    disinclined, hesitant, loath, reluctant, unprepared, unwilling  
3    inexpert, slow, unequipped, unfit, unhandy  
5    distant, inaccessible, late, unavailable  

adequate, cobbled together, crude, improvised, makeshift, provisional, sketchy, stopgap, thrown together, unpolished, unrefined  
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it's ready!
or "dinner's ready!"; "lunch is ready!"; "breakfast's ready!"
a person paid by the state to work in the interests of the nation who considers it to be a ‘right’ to be able abuse his or her authority to ensure personal gain for himself or herself at the expense of the nation…
neologism ... created on some blog
Work In Progress
can be used as an adjectif : this program is WIP
grunt work is hard, uninteresting work
US informal
work perfectly performed
When I asked the students to do their homework, they did a bang up job.
1.act silly; 2. avoid work
A culture of internet only jobs has coined the phrase Wirk. Wirk simply means Internet Work. Internet work is defined by job opportunities that did not exist before the rise of the internet and furthermore the work is likely to be carried out over the internet and payment received for work undertaken via the internet. Wirk describes both full time and part time internet work. Because of the nature of Wirk and the ability for anyone that has internet connection to earn money from Wirk, it is currently more likely to be a part time occupation than full time. Paid Online Questionnaires, Content Writing, Search Marketing are all examples of Wirk.
This is a term rising in popularity
A day's work ; a fixed or definite amount of work ; a work quota.
Etymology : comes from dog, the o has been change in a a. Ex.: Man does not live by money alone, where would we be without our daily darg? Alasdair Gray,. ;[Slang];[US]; Etymology : comes from dog, the o has been change in a a. Ex.: Man does not live by money alone, where would we be without our daily darg? Alasdair Gray,.
1. using copyright law to make a piece of work freely available and allowing its free distribution and modification (as long as its derivate versions follow the same copyright rules)
Forensic is used to describe the work of scientists who examine evidence in order to help the police solve crimes.
work and operations made in drilling for maintaining petroleum or Gas wells effective
using a lot of people (Internet users mostly) to contribute to a collective work. For example Wikipedia uses crowdsourcing
1. [Comp.] a device that once plugged in is automatically recognized by the system and launches the expected process without any action on the user's side; 2. [Bus.] a new employee who is able to start work without too much induction and training
[Comp.];[Bus.] can be used as both noun and adjective: plug and play device; plug and play employee or simply plug and play (noun)
a type of work that goes on 24 hours from 24 hours because the teams performing it are located in various time zones.
E.g: Some claim that follow-the-sun is a business failure. It can be used also as a verb (Our team follows the sun ) or as an adjective (We offer follow-the-sun business support) .
to concentrate and to sacrifice
1. the operation or work of cutting grass and curing it for hay 2. the act of taking full advantage of an easy opportunity
free time spent taking care also of work-related tasks
formed based on "work" and "leisure"
someone who works as a dishwasher


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