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"
meet, satisfy, fill, fulfill, fulfil(verb)
fill or meet a want or need
satisfy, fulfill, fulfil, live up to(verb)
meet the requirements or expectations of
To fill up.
My lady is positively fulfilled of grace.
To satisfy, carry out, bring to completion (an obligation, a requirement, etc.).
You made a promise, son, and now you must fulfill it.
To emotionally or artistically satisfy; to develop one's gifts to the fullest.
This job fulfils me in a way my last one never did.
To obey, follow, comply with (a rule, requirement etc.).
Unfortunately, you don't fulfill the criteria for extra grants at the present time.
Origin: Late fullfyllan, corresponding to full + fill.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
fool-fil′, v.t. to complete: to accomplish: to carry into effect:—pr.p. fulfil′ling; pa.p. fulfilled′.—ns. Fulfil′ler; Fulfil′ling, Fulfil′ment, full performance: completion: accomplishment. [A.S. fullfyllan—full, full, fyllan, to fill.]
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British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'fulfil' in Verbs Frequency: #613
The numerical value of fulfil in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of fulfil in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Hungary did everything to fulfil regulations, don't criticise Hungary for doing what is compulsory.
First think, and if thy thoughts approve thy will, Then speak, and after, what thou speak?st fulfil.
I ask the Saudi Arabian government to take the responsibility of this catastrophe and fulfil its legal and Islamic duties in this regard.
Never expect anything from those who don’t love and care about you and those who really do will already fulfil your expectations before you wish.
I ask you all to vote for this request today. The government didn’t submit the request easily, it's a last attempt to fulfil this extraordinarily difficult task.
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