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To work, and to work in a particular way - synonyms or related words



to have a job, usually one that you are paid to do



to do a job or to perform duties for a person or organization



to work with someone in order to produce something



to do some work without getting paid



to be a worker in an organization

cover for

to do someone’s work while they are away or ill

fill someone’s shoes

to do the job that someone used to do

double as

to have another use or job as something

take in

to do work for someone else in your home

be your own boss

to work for yourself and not be employed by someone else

rat tail

a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck

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speak human

(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people

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