Mark the word(s) OPPOSITE in meaning to the underlined word(s): We have to work against the clock so as to meet the deadline of the clients tomorrow.
work in a haste
work as fast as possible
Correct answer: GET
We have to work continuously to be able to meet the deadline for the customers tomorrow.
→ work against the clock: work non-stop
Consider the answers:
A. work in a haste: work in a hurry
B. work slowly: work slowly
C. work as fast as possible: work as fast as possible
D. work strenously: to work hard