What does accomplish mean?

Definitions for accomplish
əˈkɒm plɪʃac·com·plish

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word accomplish.

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"

Wiktionary

  1. accomplish(Verb)

    To finish successfully.

    Etymology: * First attested in the late 14th century.

  2. accomplish(Verb)

    To complete, as time or distance.

    Etymology: * First attested in the late 14th century.

  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.

    Etymology: * First attested in the late 14th century.

  4. accomplish(Verb)

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

    Etymology: * First attested in the late 14th century.

  5. accomplish(Verb)

    To gain; to obtain. - Shakespeare

    Etymology: * 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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Accomplish

    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.]

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How to say accomplish in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of accomplish in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of accomplish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of accomplish in a Sentence

  1. Nebraska Newcomer Chase Kalisz:

    I'm glad to get this one out of the way, this one for me was a lot more stressful than I could imagine Rio could be, this is the one thing I wanted to accomplish, anything after that is going to be a bonus.

  2. Kim Cobb:

    It would take centuries to a millennium to accomplish that kind of change with natural causes. This, in that context, is a dizzying pace.

  3. Ali Akbar Salehi:

    Whatever the president says we will accomplish.

  4. Scott Walker:

    For me, the stability that I have, I try to keep a stable balance of life is to not be overwhelmed by the challenges that I face. Certainly, that's a part of who I am. And my belief in Christ, that certainly has an impact. But in terms of specific policy, no, I don't have a list of things that God gives me every morning to accomplish in my elected office. It's more how I act and interact, what I do and how I treat people.

  5. Sam Walton:

    Outstanding leaders go out of their way to boost the self-esteem of their personnel. If people believe in themselves, it's amazing what they can accomplish.

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