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working

adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˈwɜr·kɪŋ/

working adjective [not gradable] (DOING A JOB)

relating to your job and its surroundings: Employees are unhappy with working conditions. A working person is employed: working mothers

working adjective [not gradable] (PERFORMING AS INTENDED)

performing as intended and doing what it is supposed to do: The mechanic finally got the car back in working order. If you have a working knowledge of something, you have enough practical experience to be able to use it or do it: a working knowledge of English
Translations of “working”
in Korean 일의, 직장의…
in Arabic عَمَل…
in Portuguese de trabalho…
in Catalan laboral…
in Japanese 労働の, 仕事の…
in Italian di lavoro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 工作, 工作的, 有工作的…
in Russian связанный с работой…
in Turkish işe ilişkin, işle ilgili…
in Chinese (Simplified) 工作, 工作的, 有工作的…
in Polish pracy…
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