Synonyms for work on

Synonyms for (verb) work on

Synonyms: process, work, work on

Definition: shape, form, or improve a material

Usage: work stone into tools; process iron; work the metal

Similar words: transform, transmute, transubstantiate

Definition: change or alter in form, appearance, or nature

Usage: This experience transformed her completely; She transformed the clay into a beautiful sculpture; transubstantiate one element into another


Synonyms: work at, work on

Definition: to exert effort in order to do, make, or perform something

Usage: the child worked at the multiplication table until she had it down cold

Similar words: work

Definition: exert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity

Usage: I will work hard to improve my grades; she worked hard for better living conditions for the poor