work back

  1. (intr, adverb) Australian informal to work overtime

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How to use work back in a sentence

  • Now Isabel put the work back into Ellen's hand with an accurate haste, and looked up at the group about her.

    Country Neighbors | Alice Brown
  • From the tones we work back to the vocal organs and apply to them the information obtained by attentive listening.

    The Psychology of Singing | David C. Taylor
  • The aperture of the false back was still gaping, and he had not time to work back the spring.

  • We mean, first, to find out where they are most troublesome, and then we shall work back again.

    The Tiger of Mysore | G. A. Henty