come up with;
"His colleagues worked out his interesting idea"
"We worked up an ad for our client"
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"
work out in detail;
"elaborate a plan"
do physical exercise;
"She works out in the gym every day"
"The fees work out to less than $1,000"
make a mathematical calculation or computation
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"
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"
- I believe that you can work out this problem by yourself.
- We can find a way to work out this problem.
- The police worked out a plan to catch the thief.
- The general worked out a new plan of attack.
- I've worked out your share of the expenses at 10.
- I work out regularly to keep fit.
- The basketball players are working out at the gym.
- The mine has been worked out.