Finished work


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(Mach.) work that is made smooth or polished, though not necessarily completed.

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The two upper lines are not the horse's back, they are the reigns; there seems to be a wheel missing-- this would be corrected in a finished Work, of course.
At any other time, these obstacles would have made Gabriel Grub very moody and miserable, but he was so well pleased with having stopped the small boy's singing, that he took little heed of the scanty progress he had made, and looked down into the grave, when he had finished work for the night, with grim satisfaction, murmuring as he gathered up his things--
It appeared that this was a great manufacturing place, where the people were engaged in making things, as though the West End, with its electric lamps, its vast plate-glass windows all shining yellow, its carefully-finished houses, and tiny live figures trotting on the pavement, or bowled along on wheels in the road, was the finished work.
If, however, a caterpillar were taken out of a hammock made up, for instance, to the third stage, and were put into one finished up to the sixth stage, so that much of its work was already done for it, far from feeling the benefit of this, it was much embarrassed, and, in order to complete its hammock, seemed forced to start from the third stage, where it had left off, and thus tried to complete the already finished work.
It is this simple, direct fervor of feeling, the straightforward outpouring of the authors' hearts, that gives the ballads their power and entitles them to consideration among the far more finished works of conscious literature.
After she finished work they would have a "kiss and a cuddle" and Mr Jones said he told her he had no intention of leaving his wife and she accepted that.
Contract notice: Construction of a residence for seniors - building c - passive building sis at 4700 eupen - borngasse n 1c - closed and finished work, Hvac, Sanitary, Electricity and elevator - 4181-c
Two men, who appeared to have just finished work, offered to help.
Babar Bashir, a Pakistani national in his 20s, was a regular bather at the pond and would go for a dip after he finished work.
This bus runs once an hour and, having finished work at 2pm, I try to get on the 2.
Eyewitness Cally Spinks, 26, of Earlsdon Street in Earlsdon finished work at Coventry New Deal for Communities when she spotted the fire.
The company finished work on the long-delayed software's code Wednesday, allowing it to meet -- on Jan.