[foo l-fil-muh nt]
- the act or state of fulfilling: to witness the fulfillment of a dream; to achieve fulfillment of one's hopes.
- the state or quality of being fulfilled; completion; realization: a vague plan that had no hope of fulfillment.
- the process or business of handling and executing customer orders, as packing, shipping, or processing checks.
Origin of fulfillment
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Examples from the Web for fulfilment
[sic] You journey now to Vienna in fulfilment of your long frustrated wishes.Beethoven in Love: The Woman Who Captivated the Young Composer
January 26, 2014
Nor then indeed; for this is the fulfilment of what was then but a golden promise.P.'s Correspondence (From "Mosses From An Old Manse")
The signs of the times now warrant the hope of its fulfilment.The Works of Whittier, Volume VI (of VII)
John Greenleaf Whittier
She dared not tell him her destination; secresy was essential to the fulfilment of her purpose.Henry Dunbar
M. E. Braddon
O month whose promise and fulfilment blend, And burst in one!A Calendar of Sonnets
Helen Hunt Jackson
His quickness of movement was no longer a fight against, but a fulfilment of desire.A Spirit in Prison
Word Origin and History for fulfilment
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper