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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Active toiling of little value.

Usage examples (36)
  • We're not out there looking for make-work projects.
  • “But it's detective-type make-work,” I pointed out.
  • Now, let me be clear: These will not be make-work jobs.
  • Talk about gold-plated "government make-work programs!" for more
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