fulfilled fulfilled  /fʊl ˈfɪld/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) put in effect
  2. (v) fill or meet a want or need
  3. (v) meet the requirements or expectations of
  4. (v) put in effect
  5. (v) meet the requirements or expectations of
  6. (v) fill or meet a want or need
  7. (adj) completed to perfection

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He didn't proselytize; he agreed that others similarly afflicted might lead fulfilled lives, but he rejected the claims of church and state that he must not choose to die.
  2. He wanted to persuade substantial numbers in the profession to explore the region north of zero, to look at what actively made people feel fulfilled, engaged and meaningfully happy.
  3. Andrea Sachs is a former English major whose dreams were fulfilled when she became PTI's publishing reporter in 1995.

News

  1. On the Burlington City waterfront, it's smooth sailing for Curtin Marina

    BURLINGTON CITY — In 1950, Constans “Connie” Curtin fulfilled a dream and opened Curtin Marina here. Since then, many a happy boater has launched a summer of fun from its Delaware River location.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Burlington County Times

  2. Sound Off! (June 12)

    I feel so fulfilled and proud, my taxes will help send Justin Bieber to space.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Silver City Sun-News

  3. On the waterfront

    BURLINGTON CITY — In 1950, Constans “Connie” Curtin fulfilled a dream and opened Curtin Marina here. Since then, many a happy boater has launched a summer of fun from its Delaware River location.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Burlington County Times

Quotes

  1. Komorowski, 58, told his supporters at a campaign night party in Warsaw that he felt "happy and fulfilled" knowing he has the "support and the trust of millions of voters in Poland."
    on Jun 20, 2010 By: Bronislaw Komorowski Source: The Associated Press

  2. "I cannot find the words to express the distress of the Olympic Family," IOC president Rogge said in a statement released by the IOC. "We have lost a great man, a mentor and a friend who dedicated his long and fulfilled life to the Olympics."
    on Apr 21, 2010 By: Jacques Rogge Source: Globe and Mail

  3. "As a kid I dreamed of playing for the Toronto Maple Leafs as long as I can remember," Wilson added. "Today, to be able to come back and be a part of the team again, is a dream I thought would never be fulfilled."
    on Jun 10, 2008 By: Ron Wilson Source: FoxReno.com

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