verb (used with object)
Origin of implement
Examples from the Web for implemented
The EPA regulations scheduled to be finalized next year still needs to be put in the books, and implemented by the states.
The two-state solution, if implemented, fundamentally discredits the whole concept of a conspiracy against Islam.Why’s Al Qaeda So Strong? Washington Has (Literally) No idea|Bruce Riedel|November 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But beyond the general authority, there are many questions about how quarantines should be implemented.
Meaningful repercussions and a more effective process of holding people accountable need to be implemented.
This official school policy of apparently saving 21-year old adults from themselves was implemented on campus on August 1.The University Of New Orleans’ Cigarette Ban Is Total BS|Chloé Valdary|October 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It seems to me how the policy is implemented is something for the particular case.Warren Commission (5 of 26): Hearings Vol. V (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
How then could His word be said to be implemented when so many of the original inhabitants remained?The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Joshua|William Garden Blaikie
It will be several years before the complete revised programs can be implemented.Area Handbook for Albania|Eugene K. Keefe
This arrangement is implemented through a licensing system operated under a voluntary agreement with Danish shipowners.East-West Trade Trends|Harold E. Stassen
The introduction of fiscally oriented capital controls (as Chile has implemented) is one possibility.After the Rain|Sam Vaknin
verb (ˈɪmplɪˌmɛnt) (tr)
Word Origin for implement
mid-15c., from Late Latin implementem "a filling up" (as with provisions), from Latin implere "to fill," from assimilated form of in- "into, in, on, upon" (see in- (2)) + plere "to fill" (see pleio-). Sense of "tool" is 1530s, from notion of things provided to do work, that which "fills up" or "completes" a household (c.1500).
1806, originally chiefly in Scottish, where the noun was a legal term meaning "fulfillment," from implement (n.). It led to the wretched formation implementation, first recorded 1913. Related: Implemented.