fulfilment

fulfilment
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BrE fulfillment AmE [fulˈfılmənt] n [U]
1.) the feeling of being happy and satisfied with your life because you are doing interesting, useful, or important things
Are you looking for greater fulfillment and satisfaction in your work?
a deep sense of fulfilment that makes life worthwhile
seek/find fulfilment
The real joy of the priesthood is helping people find personal fulfilment .
2.) when something you wanted happens or is given to you
= ↑achievement fulfilment of
the fulfillment of a long-held dream
3.) the act of doing something that you promised or agreed to do
fulfilment of a promise/duty/condition etc
People are wondering if they will ever see the fulfillment of the government's campaign pledges.

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • fulfilment — ful‧fil‧ment [fʊlˈfɪlənt] , fulfillment noun [uncountable] 1. fulfilment of a hope, promise etc is when the thing that you had hoped for, promised etc happens or is done: • Receiving the award was the fulfillment of a life long ambition. 2.… …   Financial and business terms

  • fulfilment — index collection (payment), commission (act), performance (execution), realization Burton s Legal Thesaurus. Willi …   Law dictionary

  • fulfilment — (US fulfillment) ► NOUN 1) satisfaction or happiness as a result of fully developing one s abilities or character. 2) the action of fulfilling …   English terms dictionary

  • fulfilment — (BrE) (AmE fulfillment) noun 1 doing sth to the required standard ADJECTIVE ▪ ultimate ▪ order (AmE) PREPOSITION ▪ fulfilment of …   Collocations dictionary

  • fulfilment — UK [fʊlˈfɪlmənt] / US noun Word forms fulfilment : singular fulfilment plural fulfilments 1) [uncountable] a feeling of happiness and satisfaction, especially because you are doing something important or using your abilities Being a doctor gives… …   English dictionary

  • fulfilment — n. 1) personal fulfilment (a sense of personal fulfilment) 2) partial fulfilment (of the requirements for a doctoral degree) * * * [fʊl fɪlmənt] personal fulfilment (a sense of personal fulfilment) partial fulfilment (of the requirements for a… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • fulfilment — BrE, fulfillment AmE noun (U) 1 the feeling of being satisfied, especially in your job, because you are using all your skills and qualities : sense/feeling of fulfilment: Being responsible for so many people gave her a tremendous sense of… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • fulfilment — [[t]fʊlfɪ̱lmənt[/t]] (in AM and sometimes in BRIT, use fulfillment) 1) N UNCOUNT Fulfilment is a feeling of satisfaction that you get from doing or achieving something, especially something useful. ...professional fulfilment. Syn: satisfaction 2) …   English dictionary

  • fulfilment — [fʊlˈfɪlmənt] noun 1) [U] a feeling of happiness and satisfaction because you are doing something important or are using your skills and abilities Being a doctor gives me a real sense of fulfilment.[/ex] 2) [U] the act of doing or achieving… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • Fulfilment — Unter Fulfillment (britisches Englisch Fulfilment „Erfüllung“) versteht man die Gesamtheit aller Aktivitäten, die nach dem Abschluss des Vertrags der Belieferung des Kunden dienen. Vor allem sind dieses: Bestellungsannahme Lagerhaltung… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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