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.]
Put in effect.
They did fulfil their necessary paperwork for their wedding together.Submitted by MaryC on January 26, 2020
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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
Examples of fulfil in a Sentence
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.
We will only build vehicles in Wolfsburg after the (July 7-27) works holiday that fulfil the new standards.
If we Live but don’t know WHY, then this life, that was a gift, Won’t Fulfil the Purpose, but will just drift.
Expectations are growing that ... China will be able to fulfil their goal of doubling GDP and incomes in the decade to 2020.
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