November 24, 2017
Learner's Word of the Day
the works /ðə ˈwɚks/ noun
the works
/ðə ˈwɚks/
noun
A pizza with the works
A pizza with the works
Learner's definition of THE WORKS

informal

: everything

  • They ordered a pizza with the works. [=with all the different toppings that were available]

  • When we went to New York, we visited the museums, did some shopping, saw some shows—the whole works.

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