Definitions for accomplishəˈkɒm plɪʃ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ac•com•plishəˈkɒm plɪʃ(v.t.)

  1. to bring to a goal or successful conclusion; carry out; finish:

    to accomplish one's mission.

  2. to complete (a distance or period of time).

Origin of accomplish:

1350–1400; ME, earlier accomplice < MF accompliss-, s. of acomplir=a-ac - +complir蠐 L complēre to fill; see complete , -ish2

ac•com′plish•er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. carry through, accomplish, execute, carry out, action, fulfill, fulfil(verb)

    put in effect

    "carry out a task"; "execute the decision of the people"; "He actioned the operation"

  2. achieve, accomplish, attain, reach(verb)

    to gain with effort

    "she achieved her goal despite setbacks"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. accomplish(verb)əˈkɒm plɪʃ

    to manage to do; = achieve

    to accomplish your plans

Wiktionary

  1. accomplish(Verb)

    To finish successfully.

  2. accomplish(Verb)

    To complete, as time or distance.

  3. accomplish(Verb)

    To bring to an issue of full success; to effect; to perform; to execute fully; to fulfill; as, to accomplish a design, an object, a promise.

  4. accomplish(Verb)

    To equip or furnish thoroughly; hence, to complete in acquirements; to render accomplished; to polish.

  5. accomplish(Verb)

    To gain; to obtain. - Shakespeare

  6. Origin: * First attested in the late 14th century.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Accomplish(verb)

    to complete, as time or distance

  2. Accomplish(verb)

    to bring to an issue of full success; to effect; to perform; to execute fully; to fulfill; as, to accomplish a design, an object, a promise

  3. Accomplish(verb)

    to equip or furnish thoroughly; hence, to complete in acquirements; to render accomplished; to polish

  4. Accomplish(verb)

    to gain; to obtain


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

accomplish(verb)

to complete (something) successfully

Have you accomplished your task?

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