Bedeutung von “work” im Essential American English Dictionary


verb us /wɜrk/

A1 to do a job that you get money for:

Helen works for a computer company.
He works as a waiter in an Italian restaurant.

A2 If a machine or piece of equipment works, it is not broken:

The refrigerator isn’t working.

B1 If something works, it is successful:

Her plan to get rid of me didn’t work.

(Definition von “work verb” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)