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work·shop  (wûrkshp)
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.

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
4. (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]
Thesaurus Legend:  Synonyms Related Words Antonyms
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 théâtre
work-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.


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