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Synonyms and Antonyms of fulfillment

  1. 1 the doing of an action <her commendably prompt fulfillment of any assignment given her> Synonyms accomplishment, achievement, discharge, enactment, execution, commission (or fulfilment), implementation, performance, perpetration, prosecution, pursuanceRelated Words dispatch, expedition; administration, direction, handling, management; application, operation, practice (also practise)Antonyms nonfulfillment, nonperformance

  2. 2 the state of being actual or complete <he saw the entire project through, from initial idea to final fulfillment> Synonyms accomplishment, achievement, actuality, actualization, attainment, consummation, fruition (or fulfilment), pass, realizationRelated Words success, triumphNear Antonyms defeat, failure, fizzle, nonsuccessAntonyms naught (also nought), nonfulfillment

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