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accounting the value of work begun but not completed, as shown in a profit-and-loss account
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Words nearby work-in-progress
workingperson, working storage, working substance, working week, workingwoman, work-in-progress, work it, work-life balance, work like a beaver, work like a charm, workload
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How to use work-in-progress in a sentence
“Rather than the finalized models, we display the experimental work-in-progress ones,” Migarou says.Frank Gehry Is Architecture’s Mad Genius|Sarah Moroz|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On the first night of previews, a work-in-progress feel is to be expected.London Laughs at Lindsay Lohan’s West End Debut|Nico Hines|September 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This is a work-in-progress; it didn't come out just as I wanted.Gadget Chef: Pressure Cooker Kung Pao|Megan McArdle|January 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It won 2008's J. Anthony Lukas Work-in-Progress Award and the Ernesta Drinker Ballard Book Prize.A Jewish Group's Shameful Smear|Michelle Goldberg|October 15, 2010|DAILY BEAST