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all in a day's workA nonchalant dismissal of a significant accomplishment.
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every day is a school dayYou learn something new every day.
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day in, day outEvery day; daily; constantly or continuously; especially, of something that has become routine or monotonous.
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at workAt one's workplace.
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at workWorking, in the process of doing work.
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busy workWork or activity performed with the intention or result of occupying time, and not necessarily to accomplish something productive; routine work of low priority undertaken for the sake of avoiding idleness.
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donkey workHard, boring, routine work.
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grunt workThat is considered undesirable and therefore delegated to underlings.
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work atTo make a physical or mental effort to progress some specified task.
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work outTo calculate.
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work outTo make sense of.
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work outTo extract gradually.
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work outTo conclude with the correct solution.
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work outTo succeed.
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work outTo habitually exercise rigorously, especially by lifting weights, in order to increase strength or muscle mass or maintain fitness.
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work outTo do exercises, especially physical.
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work overTo improve a prototype, or first draft.
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work overTo physically attack someone to cause them injury.
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work spouseA man or woman in the workplace with whom one shares a special relationship having bonds similar to those of a marriage: special confidences, loyalties, shared jokes and experiences, and unusual degree of honesty or openness.
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work like a charmworks great - exactly as expected
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go to workBeat up, batter.
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go to workTo begin performing some task or work.
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go to workTo go to one's job, as by commuting.
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out of workUnemployed, or having nothing to do.
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piece of workA product or manufactured article, especially an item of art or craft.
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set to workTo begin working at.
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set to workTo begin working.
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set to workTo cause to begin working.
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stroke of workWith "do not do a", to do none of the assigned task at all.
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work the crowdTo work the room.
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work the roomTo interact enthusiastically with the attendees at an event, by moving among them, greeting them, and engaging them in conversation.
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work the roomTo interact with one's audience, taking queues from its reactions and adapting one's performance or words to elicit the audience's attention and enthusiasm.
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work to ruletake industrial action
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banyan dayIn British naval tradition, this originally referred to a day of the week when galley kitchens served no meat on board ship.
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banyan dayIn modern usage it refers to a picnic or cookout for the ship's crew.
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day nurserycreche
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day oneThe very beginning.
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day outAn excursion, returning home on the same day.
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field dayA day of class taken away from school for a field trip.
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field dayA great time or a great deal to do, at somebody else's expense.
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field dayA great time or a great deal to do.
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field dayA parade day.
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field dayA school day for athletic events; a sports day.
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field dayTop-to-bottom all-hands cleaning.
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latter daymodern
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pancake dayshrove tuesday
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present daycurrent
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rainy dayA difficult period of need, when things do not go right.
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make quick work ofTo accomplish a specified task easily and quickly.
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make short work ofTo make a task quicker or easier.
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