Synonyms for Work:

n.

coax, activate, energize, eject, flash, flick, obligation, actuate, commitment, crank. drudgery, come into play, slavery, push, interact, affect, elbow grease, production, industry, stress, functioning, impact, attempt, profession, struggle, make a difference, take effect, trial, vocation, manufacture, calling, bring out, put, activity. count, output, add up, product, composition, movie, opus, assess, project, estimate, opera, end product, picture, music, drama, literature, prove. fag, advance, shunt, roll, sweat, transfer, travail, budge, manhandle, moil. background, call, collaboration, division of labor, thing, delegation, appointment. cultivated, corn, piece, crop rotation, arable, crop circle, cash crop, combine. curl, straighten, reshape, title, open up, words. creation, assemblage, plant, artwork, chef-d'oeuvre, factory, mill, canon, back catalog, fine art, place. development, craftsmanship, fortification, workmanship, assembly, masonry, building, construction. go after, try for, aggregate, Everything, entirety, sum, try, all, press for, strain, totality, part, whole, total, gross, strive, push for. impel, goad, trigger, inflame, stretch, prod, besiege, occupy, provoke, swamp, set off, touch off, inspire, drive, motivate, foment, keep someone busy, pique, prompt, egg on, excite, overload, spur, galvanize, propel, incite, instigate. mint, base on. cannery, blast furnace, foundry, cooling tower, brickworks, gasholder, gasometer, boatyard, derrick. come off, take off, prosper, shape up, develop, bear fruit. hq, home office, office, head office, bureau, home base, general headquarters, headquarters. clock-watching, clock in, business hours, business day, core time, dress-down day, flextime, clock off, come in, ft. creep, crawl, drop back, dawdle, trail, meander, ease, fall behind, drift. coal miner, coal, gold rush, gallery, goldmine, coal mining, conflict diamonds, coal mine, coalfield, colliery. cover for, staff, volunteer, fill someone's shoes, be your own boss, double as, collaborate. into operation, come-on, cope, cut in, go on. achievement (noun)
creation, act, opus, oeuvre, output, piece, product, composition, end product, function.
act (noun)
thing.
body of work (noun)
oeuvre.
book (noun)
compendium, verse, leaflet, catalog, serial, script, novel, manual, tract, book, magazine, insert, list, tome, record, log, folio, monograph, publication, volume, chronicle, libretto, booklet, brochure, play book, index, report, treatise, handbook, chapter, textbook, pamphlet.
composition (noun)
music, verse.
labor, chore (noun)
endeavor, production, travail, undertaking, task, stress, attempt, functioning, drudgery, struggle, toil, effort, push, sweat, job, obligation, industry, elbow grease, trial, moil.
line (noun)
line.
occupation (noun)
trade, business, profession, craft.
plastic surgery (noun)
nose job, collagen, nip and tuck, tuck, Botox, facelift, boob job, cosmetic surgery, plastic surgeon, plastic surgery.
product (noun)
product.
travail (noun)
travail.
work (noun)
run, go, act upon, wreak, effort, make for, study, function, turn, forge, lick, job, puzzle out, exploit, play, body of work, chore, exercise, mold, employment, influence, sour, workplace, operate, figure out, put to work, piece of work, oeuvre, cultivate, solve, act, occupation, shape, knead, bring, work out, crop, form, ferment, mould, task, make.

v.

act (verb)
comport, execute, enterprise, move, conduct, labor, operate, behave, officiate, appear, perpetrate, exercise, react, transact, function, act, endeavor, perform.
be employed; exert oneself (verb)
labor, manufacture, report, try, strive, strain, drive.
cultivate, form (verb)
shape, knead, mold, make.
manipulate, operate (verb)
perform, move, react, serve, behave, run, execute, go.
motion (verb)
make.
serve (verb)
serve, aid, help, assist.
social (verb)
act.
work (verb)
toil.
working (verb)
engaged, on-the-job, employed.

Other synonyms:

fag, craftsmanship, straighten, elbow grease, general headquarters, head office, hq, heavy lifting, try for, double as, moil, press for, try. shape up, volunteer, undertaking, industry, struggle, strive, base on, curl, go after, mint, cope, dedication, Everything, home base, challenge, prosper, reshape, factory, home office, workmanship, collaborate, push for, cover for. creation, attempt, swamp, aggregate, composition, employed, headquarters, besiege, totality, entirety, project. mill, office, open up, strain, plant, overload, bureau. title, roll, total, cut in, art, take off, occupy, racket. staff, stretch, care. gross, piece, come off. drive. come in, push. come-on. develop. go on, thing. line. carry out
DO.
drudgery
slavery.
labor
travail.
moil
fag.
occupation
career.
piece
opus.
resolve
puzzle out.
trade
craft.

Usage examples for work

  1. I will give him some work to do." – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  2. The same work of life was to be done here as at Queechy. – Queechy, Volume II by Elizabeth Wetherell
  3. What kind of work – Love, The Fiddler by Lloyd Osbourne