Definition of Do work
1. Verb. Be employed. "She works as a waitress to put herself through college"
Specialized synonyms: Serve, Bank, Fill, Occupy, Take, Drive, Tinker, Serve, Blackleg, Fink, Rat, Scab, Dig, Drudge, Fag, Grind, Labor, Labour, Moil, Toil, Travail, Farm, Moonlight, Job, Man, Break One's Back, Buckle Down, Knuckle Down, Slave, Subcontract, Turn A Trick, Freelance
Related verbs: Put To Work, Work, Work, Work
Derivative terms: Work, Worker
Lexicographical Neighbors of Do Work
Literary usage of Do work
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Negligence in Lawby Thomas Beven by Thomas Beven (1895)
"... employs a contractor to do work, and the contractor is guilty of negligence in doing it, from which damage results, he and not the employer is liable. ..."
2. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King's Bench: In by Sandford Nevile, Great Britain Court of King's Bench, James Manning (1839)
"learn the"husi- un'css ne 's agreeable to do other work as well; 1 will take ness of a car- him to do work as a servant." Wright occupied three acres penter ..."