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Origin of working
OTHER WORDS FROM workingself-working, adjectiveun·work·ing, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for working
A July working paper out of the National Bureau of Economic Research reported substantial learning gains among participants in 96 programs lasting 10 weeks to a year, with mostly low, often 1-to-1, student-tutor ratios.Creative school plans could counter inequities exposed by COVID-19|Sujata Gupta|September 8, 2020|Science News
The 8th District takes in South Boston, a historically working-class and Irish American community.Today’s Elections In Massachusetts Are Another Big Test For The Progressive Movement|Nathaniel Rakich (firstname.lastname@example.org)|September 1, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Publishers can’t predict how much longer the peaks will last, especially since plenty of remote working and home decor purchases — monitors, treadmills, desks — are one-time purchases.Beyond the boom and bust cycle: How The Sun grew and stabilized its e-commerce revenue haul|Lucinda Southern|August 27, 2020|Digiday
Reports have criticized unsafe working conditions in Amazon warehouses and some workers in Minneapolis even went on strike on Prime Day last year.Who is Dave Clark, the new chief of Amazon’s giant retail business?|Aaron Pressman|August 22, 2020|Fortune
Long-entrenched views on such things as remote working and digitization have changed.Research: Only 25 percent of professionals expect to be working from home long-term|DailyPay|August 17, 2020|Digiday
Together, the teams are working 24 hours a day for a product that promises much higher risk than it does profit.
Take the chief metric of the war in Vietnam—body counts, which ultimately did not answer whether the strategy was working.Pentagon Doesn’t Know How Many People It’s Killed in the ISIS War|Nancy A. Youssef|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
I wish I was a young Carole King, working in the Brill Building.
He also was working to recruit Castro as a driver for a drug load.
The brokers then scout out potential “crew members” who can earn substantial discounts for working the journey.
Beginning with single twigs and working over them patiently she at length painted whole trees, and later animals.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
Not only have its fundamental principles been fully vindicated but in most details the working of the measure has been successful.Readings in Money and Banking|Chester Arthur Phillips
The universal ignorance of the working class broke down the aspiring force of genius.
All possibility of a general increase of wages depended on the relation of available capital to the numbers of the working men.
With hands nervously working within her muff, she suddenly missed the handkerchief which she had placed there.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett