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"
achieve, accomplish, attain, reach(verb)
to gain with effort
"she achieved her goal despite setbacks"
To finish successfully.
To complete, as time or distance.
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.
To equip or furnish thoroughly; hence, to complete in acquirements; to render accomplished; to polish.
To gain; to obtain. - Shakespeare
Origin: * First attested in the late 14th century.
to complete, as time or distance
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
to equip or furnish thoroughly; hence, to complete in acquirements; to render accomplished; to polish
to gain; to obtain
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ak-kom′plish, v.t. to complete: to bring about: to effect: to fulfil: to equip.—adjs. Accom′plishable, that may be accomplished; Accom′plished, complete in acquirements, especially graceful acquirements: polished.—n. Accom′plishment, completion: ornamental acquirement. [Fr. acomplir—L. ad, to, complēre, to fill up. See Complete.]
The numerical value of accomplish in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of accomplish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.
I've got grave concerns that ... the plan he's put in place is not going to accomplish the goal of defeating and destroying ISIL.
I long to accomplish a great and noble task; but it is my chief duty and joy to accomplish humble tasks as though they were great and noble.
You shouldn't for any reason begin anything that you can't accomplish. But, until you're determined you will hardly accomplish whatever you intend to begin.
I have found that being honest is the best technique I can use. Right up front, tell people what you're trying to accomplish and what you're willing to sacrifice to accomplish it.
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Translations for accomplish
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- дасяга́ць, дасягну́цьBelarusian
- осъществявам, завършвам, извършвамBulgarian
- completar, realizar, lograr, efectuarSpanish
- toteuttaa, suorittaa, varustaa, aikaan, päätökseen, tehty, saavuttaa, saada, saattaaFinnish
- realizzare, compiereItalian
- dokonywać, dokonaćPolish
- завершать, осуществить, завершить, осуществлятьRussian
- åstadkomma, uträtta, fullbordaSwedish
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