What does implement mean?

Definitions for implement
ˈɪm plə mənt; -ˌmɛntim·ple·ment

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. implement(verb)

    instrumentation (a piece of equipment or tool) used to effect an end

  2. implement(verb)

    apply in a manner consistent with its purpose or design

    "implement a procedure"

  3. enforce, implement, apply(verb)

    ensure observance of laws and rules

    "Apply the rules to everyone";

  4. follow through, follow up, follow out, carry out, implement, put through, go through(verb)

    pursue to a conclusion or bring to a successful issue

    "Did he go through with the treatment?"; "He implemented a new economic plan"; "She followed up his recommendations with a written proposal"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Implement(noun)

    that which fulfills or supplies a want or use; esp., an instrument, toll, or utensil, as supplying a requisite to an end; as, the implements of trade, of husbandry, or of war

  2. Implement(verb)

    to accomplish; to fulfill

  3. Implement(verb)

    to provide with an implement or implements; to cause to be fulfilled, satisfied, or carried out, by means of an implement or implements

  4. Implement(verb)

    to fulfill or perform, as a contract or an engagement

  5. Origin: [LL. implementum accomplishment, fr. L. implere, impletum, to fill up, finish, complete; pref. im- in + plere to fill. The word was perh. confused with OF. empleier, emploier, to employ, F. employer, whence E. employ. See Plenty.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Implement

    im′ple-ment, n. a tool or instrument of labour.—v.t. to give effect to: to fulfil or perform.—adj. Implemen′tal, acting as an implement.—n. Implē′tion, a filling: the state of being full. [Low L. implementum—L. im-plēre, to fill.]

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. implement

    Whatever may supply a want, especially an instrument or utensil as supplying a requisite to an end; as, the implements of war.

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'implement' in Verbs Frequency: #465

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How to say implement in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of implement in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of implement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of implement in a Sentence

  1. Josefina Vidal:

    We have to see how we are going to implement things.

  2. Jaime Cortina:

    They have also said that they could implement it relatively quickly.

  3. Andrzej Duda:

    One cannot deny the parliamentary majority the right to implement its program.

  4. Nathalie Arriola:

    KeyPoint has worked closely with OPM to implement additional security controls.

  5. Bruce Klingner:

    You also have to implement confidence-building measures as the U.S. did in Europe.

Images & Illustrations of implement

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Translations for implement

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  • نفذ, حقق, نجز, تنفيذArabic
  • выко́нваць, вы́канацьBelarusian
  • uskutečnitCzech
  • teclynWelsh
  • umsetzen, ausführen, durchführen, erfüllen, vollziehen, implementierenGerman
  • herramienta, implementar, implemento, instrumentoSpanish
  • riist, teostamaEstonian
  • اجرا کردنPersian
  • työkalu, toteuttaa, apuväline, panna toimeen, välineFinnish
  • appliquer, instrument, exécuter, établirFrench
  • uirlisIrish
  • cuir an gnìomhScottish Gaelic
  • כלי, כליםHebrew
  • végrehajt, megvalósítHungarian
  • utensilo, realigar, instrumento, implementoIdo
  • implementare, attrezzo, mettere in pratica, utensile, arnese, attuareItalian
  • 実現する, 道具, 実行するJapanese
  • alet, alav, bi cih kirin, ئاڵات, bi cih anîn, amûr, hacet, haletKurdish
  • īstenotLatvian
  • whakatinanaMāori
  • redskapNorwegian
  • hulpmiddel, toepassen, uitwerken, gereedschap, implementerenDutch
  • reiskapNorwegian Nynorsk
  • narzędziePolish
  • implemento, ferramenta, implementar, instrumentoPortuguese
  • средство, реализовывать, инструмент, осуществлять, орудие, претворять в жизнь, прибор, выполнятьRussian
  • instrument, sredstvo, ostvariti, implementirati, realizirati, oruđeSerbo-Croatian
  • redskap, implementeraSwedish
  • tekelezaSwahili
  • అమలుపరచుTelugu
  • araçTurkish
  • 实施Chinese

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