Definition of work ethic in English:
The principle that hard work is intrinsically virtuous or worthy of reward. See also Protestant ethic.
- The reward for their work ethic was that, for most of the first half, their goal remained untroubled.
- Skill now must be allied with a hard work ethic and toughness, or a place on the bench or in the stand awaits.
- The government has also done its bit to support large companies by promoting the work ethic in policy and propaganda.
Definition of work ethic in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan