WordNet Search - 3.1

Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations

Display options for sense: (frequency) (gloss) "an example sentence"

- (16)S: (v)
**work out**, work up (come up with)*"His colleagues worked out his interesting idea"; "We worked up an ad for our client"* - (8)S: (v)
**work out**(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"* - (6)S: (v) elaborate,
**work out**(work out in detail)*"elaborate a plan"* - (5)S: (v) exercise,
**work out**(do physical exercise)*"She works out in the gym every day"* - S: (v)
**work out**(be calculated)*"The fees work out to less than $1,000"* - S: (v) calculate, cipher, cypher, compute,
**work out**, reckon, figure (make a mathematical calculation or computation) - S: (v) solve,
**work out**, figure out, puzzle out, lick, work (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"* - S: (v) exercise, work,
**work out**(give a workout to)*"Some parents exercise their infants"; "My personal trainer works me hard"; "work one's muscles"; "this puzzle will exercise your mind"*