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work·shop

 (wûrk′shŏp′)
n.
1. A room, area, or small establishment where manual or light industrial work is done.
2. An educational seminar or series of meetings emphasizing interaction and exchange of information among a usually small number of participants: a creative writing workshop.
tr.v. work·shopped, work·shop·ping, work·shops
To create or revise (a drama or literary work) based on suggestions or criticism from a group of collaborators.

workshop

(ˈwɜːkˌʃɒp)
n
1. (Building) a room or building in which manufacturing or other forms of manual work are carried on
2. (Building) a room in a private dwelling, school, etc, set aside for crafts
3. (Education) a group of people engaged in study or work on a creative project or subject: a music workshop.
vb
(Theatre) (tr) to perform (a play) with no costumes, set, or musical accompaniment

work•shop

(ˈwɜrkˌʃɒp)

n.
1. a room, group of rooms, or building in which work, esp. mechanical work, is carried on.
2. a seminar or small group that meets to explore some subject, develop a skill or technique, carry out a creative project, etc.
[1555–65]
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Noun1.workshop - small workplace where handcrafts or manufacturing are done
bindery - a workshop where books are bound
bookbindery - a bookbinder's workshop; a place for binding books
brickfield, brickyard - a place where bricks are made and sold
chop shop - a place where stolen cars are disassembled for their parts
dye-works - a workshop where dyeing is done
machine shop - workshop where metal is cut and shaped etc., by machine tools
pottery - a workshop where clayware is made
print shop, printing shop - a workplace where printing is done
saddlery - workshop where a saddler works
sheltered workshop - a workshop that offers jobs to members of the physically or developmentally disabled population
turnery - workshop where objects are made on a lathe
workplace, work - a place where work is done; "he arrived at work early today"
2.workshop - a brief intensive course for a small group; emphasizes problem solving
course, course of instruction, course of study, class - education imparted in a series of lessons or meetings; "he took a course in basket weaving"; "flirting is not unknown in college classes"

workshop

noun
1. seminar, class, discussion group, study group, masterclass She runs a writing workshop for women.
2. factory, works, shop, plant, mill a small workshop for repairing secondhand motorcycles
3. workroom, studio, atelier He got a job in the workshop of a local tailor.
Translations

workshop

[ˈwɜːkʃɒp] Ntaller m
a music workshopun taller de música
a drama workshopun taller de teatro

workshop

[ˈwɜːrkʃɒp] natelier m
a drama workshop → un atelier de théâtrework-shy workshy [ˈwɜːrkʃaɪ] adj (British) (= lazy) → qui rechigne à l'ouvrage
to be work-shy → rechigner à la tâche

workshop

[ˈwɜːkˌʃɒp] nofficina (fig) a music workshopun seminario di musica

workshop

وَرْشَةُ العَمَل dílna workshop Werkstatt εργαστήρι taller työpaja atelier radionica laboratorio 仕事場 작업장 workshop verksted warsztat oficina мастерская verkstad ห้องทำงานในโรงงาน atölye phân xưởng 车间

workshop

n. laboratorio o taller de trabajo.

workshop

n taller m; parenting — taller de padres
References in classic literature ?
Against two of the pillars were fastened two great flaring flambeaux, and in the light of these, standing out in the open air, was a large grindstone: a roughly mounted thing which appeared to have hurriedly been brought there from some neighbouring smithy, or other workshop.
At the same time there came from a workshop across a little yard outside the window, a regular sound of hammering that kept a kind of tune: RAT - tat-tat, RAT - tat-tat, RAT - tat-tat, without any variation.
It was a very hot afternoon in June, but the young professor had forgotten the heat and the grime of the workshop.
Dine sparingly and sup more sparingly still; for the health of the whole body is forged in the workshop of the stomach.
The guild-masters were pushed on one side by the manufacturing middle class; division of labour between the different corporate guilds vanished in the face of division of labour in each single workshop.
I told some of you last Thursday of the principles of the Time Machine, and showed you the actual thing itself, incomplete in the workshop.
Buckingham conducted the goldsmith to the chamber destined for him, and which, at the end of half an hour, was transformed into a workshop.
The whole of the property, consisting of an immense workshop, two pavilions at the bottom of the garden, and the garden itself, had been purchased by Emmanuel, who had seen at a glance that he could make of it a profitable speculation.
Hither they came, from the cornfields, from the clearing in the forest, from the blacksmith's forge, from the carpenter's workshop, and from the shoemaker's seat.
It was impossible for them to inhabit the chateau, now converted into a workshop and filled with machinery, but lodgings were procured in its immediate vicinity.
With this drop of ink at the end of my pen, I will show you the roomy workshop of Mr.
These are gone; but the hall, the farmer's fireside, the hut, perhaps the palace, the counting-room, the workshop, the village, the city, life's high places and low ones, may all produce their poets, whom a common temperament pervades like an electric sympathy.

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