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Found 1 items, similar to work out.

**English → English** (WordNet)
Definition: work out
work out
v 1: come up with; *“His colleagues worked out his interesting
idea”*; *“We worked up an ad for our client”* [syn: work up
]
2: happen in a certain way, leading to, producing, or resulting
in a certain outcome, often well; *“Things worked out in an
interesting way”*; *“Not everything worked out in the end
and we were disappointed”*
3: work out in detail; *“elaborate a plan”* [syn: elaborate]
4: do physical exercise; *“She works out in the gym every day”*
[syn: exercise]
5: be calculated; *“The fees work out to less than $1,000”*
6: make a mathematical calculation or computation [syn: calculate,
cipher, cypher, compute, reckon, figure]
7: find the solution to (a problem or question) or understand
the meaning of; *“did you solve the problem?”*; *“Work out
your problems with the boss”*; *“this unpleasant situation
isn't going to work itself out”*; *“did you get it?”*; *“Did
you get my meaning?”*; *“He could not work the math problem”*
[syn: solve, figure out, puzzle out, lick, work]
8: give a work-out to; *“Some parents exercise their infants”*;
*“My personal trainer works me hard”*; *“work one's muscles”*
[syn: exercise, work]

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