function

Entry Definition
it works, it functions; it serves the purpose; it is available
it works, it functions; it serves the purpose
(bucksaw, etc.) it moves or functions badly; (work, job, event, etc.) it is going badly; (work, opportunity) it is becoming scarce
s/he, it functions well; (ii: gun) it shoots accurately; (ai) s/he leads a good life; (as word of agreement or reassurance) very well, it's all right (mainly Ma)