fulfilling fulfilling  /fʊl ˈfɪ lɪŋ/

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

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Advocates argue that milk sharing lets women be good moms while fulfilling other goals.
  2. Swing voters give Bush little credit in fulfilling most campaign pledges.
  3. Just this general observation that's fulfilling, the actions that they take do make a difference, they make people's lives better.

News

  1. Saving a life takes minutes with blood donation

    By Jordan Culver | Democrat staff writer | @JordanCulver on Twitter -- 'It's kind of a fulfilling thing knowing you're potentially saving someone's life,' she said Friday afternoon while donating a unit of blood. 'It's just one little poke. It's really not painful at all.'
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Tallahassee Democrat

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    'It's kind of a fulfilling thing knowing you're potentially saving someone's life,' she said Friday... - 12:39 am
    on June 13, 2013     Source: FSView

  3. Three SC Blues teams headed for Hawaii

    While it might be hard to imagine a more fulfilling summer getaway than Hawaii in June, the ultimate destination for a group of youth soccer players from across Orange County is Kansas in July.Three teams from the San Juan Capistrano-based Southern...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Capistrano Valley News

Quotes

  1. "We pause today to remember them," Vice President Joe Biden said. "They gave their lives fulfilling their oath to this nation and to us."
    on May 31, 2010 By: Joe Biden Source: ABC News

  2. "To play a role in fulfilling Palestinian aspirations, to unify the Palestinian people, Hamas must put an end to violence, recognize past agreements, recognize Israel's right to exist," Obama said.
    on Jun 5, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: CNN

  3. "I decided a quick decision was necessary, and that a further delay would cause political confusion," Abe told a nationally televised news conference. "I find myself unable to keep my promises - I myself have become an obstacle to fulfilling...
    on Sep 12, 2007 By: Shinzo Abe Source: Christian Science Monitor

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