List of Work Words

 

When you want to write any document setting forth requirements, like the scope of work (SOW) for your request for proposals (RFP), you must define the specific work to be accomplished in clear, concise language.

Right? We all agree.

But writing exactly what you have in mind isn't easy. Furthermore, you don't want your scope of work (SOW) to confuse or—even worse—mislead the reader. So to avoid misinterpretation, make sure to describe your work and performance task requirements in a neat, unambiguous manner by using the work words that translate exactly what you have in mind.

Writing exactly what you have in mind isn't easy. But work words help you define exactly the work requirements for your RFP. You said work words?

Yes, you'll find a list of work words below, English work words. Select the key work words that properly specify the nature of the work requirements. The list of work words provided is not exhaustive but stimulates your thinking.

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List of Work Words Sorted Alphabetically

List of work words starting with A

Work Word Meaning
analyze solve by analysis
annotate provide with comments
ascertain find out with certainty
attend be present at
audit officially examine

List of work words starting with B

Work Word Meaning
build make by; put together

List of work words starting with C

Work Word Meaning
calculate find out by computation
consider think about; decide
construct put together; build
control direct; regulate
contribute give along with others
compare find out likeness or differences
create cause to be; make

List of work words starting with D

Work Word Meaning
determine resolve; settle; decide
differentiate make a distinction between
develop bring into being or activity
define make clear; settle the limits
design perform an original act

List of work words starting with E

Work Word Meaning
evolve develop gradually, work out
examine look at closely; test quality of
explore examine for discovery
extract take out; deduce, select
erect put together; set upright
establish set up; settle; prove beyond dispute
estimate approximate an opinion of
evaluate find or fix the value of

List of work words starting with F

Work Word Meaning
fabricate build; manufacture, invent
form give shape to; establish
formulate put together; add; express

List of work words starting with G

Work Word Meaning
generate produce; cause to be

List of work words starting with H

Work Word Meaning
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List of work words starting with I

Work Word Meaning
identify show; find
implement carry out; put into practice
install place; put into position
inspect examine carefully or officially
institute set up; establish; begin
interpret explain the meaning of
inquire ask; make a search of
integrate add parts to; make whole
investigate search into; examine closely

List of work words starting with J

Work Word Meaning
judge decide; form an estimate of

List of work words starting with K

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List of work words starting with L

Work Word Meaning
make cause to; come into being
maintain keep in an existing state; continue in; carry on
manufacture fabricate from raw materials
modify change; alter
monitor watch; observe

List of work words starting with N

Work Word Meaning
notice comment upon; review

List of work words starting with O

Work Word Meaning
observe inspect; watch
originate initiate; give rise to
organize integrate; arrange in a coherent unit

List of work words starting with P

Work Word Meaning
perform do; carry out; accomplish
plan devise a scheme for doing; make or arrange activities to achieve objectives
probe investigate thoroughly
produce give birth; rise to
pursue seek; obtain; accomplish

List of work words starting with Q

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List of work words starting with R

Work Word Meaning
reason think; influence another's actions
resolve reduce by analysis; clear up
record set down in writing or act of electronic reproduction of communications
recommend advise; attract favor of
review inspect; examine; evaluate
revise correct; improve

List of work words starting with S

Work Word Meaning
study examine or analyze carefully
seek try to discover; make an attempt
search examine to find something
scan look through hastily; examine intently
screen separate; present; shield
solve find an answer

List of work words starting with T

Work Word Meaning
test evaluate; examine
trace copy or find by searching
track observe or plot the path of

List of work words starting with U

Work Word Meaning
update modernize; make current

List of work words starting with V

Work Word Meaning
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List of work words starting with W

Work Word Meaning
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List of work words starting with X

Work Word Meaning
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List of work words starting with Y

Work Word Meaning
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List of work words starting with Z

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