Work Sandwich

Work Sandwich

In an office setting, a slang term for the practice of hiding personal material between two batches of work material in order to hide the fact that one is working on personal matters at the office.
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I'd have a McDonald's breakfast, a hot bacon roll and pasty from the work sandwich van before I started and then crisps and chocolate at my desk.
And Harrison's work sandwiched the later application of refrigeration technology which has been crucial to some of the most important scientific breakthroughs.
And trumpets were to the fore in the work sandwiched between these two transcriptions, the Trumpet Concerto of Brett Dean, a CBSO co-commission here receiving its UK premiere - and what an enthusiastic reception it was given by the thrilled audience.