Working

Working may refer to:

  • Working (musical), a 1978 musical
  • Working (TV series), a situation comedy
  • Working (book), a book by Studs Terkel
  • Working!!, a manga by Karino Takatsu
  • Holbrook Working (1895–1985), statistician and economist
  • Working the system, using the rules and procedures meant to protect a system in order, instead, to manipulate the system for a desired outcome
  • Cold working, the strengthening of a metal by plastic deformation
  • Hot working, processes where metals are plastically deformed above their recrystallization temperature
  • Multiple working, having more than one locomotive hauling a train under the control of one driver
  • Live-line working, the maintenance of electrical equipment, often operating at high voltage, while the equipment is energised
  • Single-line working, using one train track out of two

Famous quotes containing the word working:

    I do not mind if I lose my soul for all eternity. If the kind of God exists Who would damn me for not working out a deal with Him, then that is unfortunate. I should not care to spend eternity in the company of such a person.
    Mary McCarthy (1912–1989)

    I’m no idealist to believe firmly in the integrity of our courts and in the jury system—that is no ideal to me, it is a living, working reality. Gentlemen, a court is no better than each man of you sitting before me on this jury. A court is only as sound as its jury, and a jury is only as sound as the men who make it up.
    Harper Lee (b. 1926)

    I was the one who was working to destroy the one thing to which I was committed, that is, my relationship with Gilberte; I was doing so by creating, little by little and through the prolonged separation from my friend, not her indifference, but my own. It was toward a long and cruel suicide of the self within myself which loved Gilberte that I continuously set myself ...
    Marcel Proust (1871–1922)