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pursuance

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of pursuance

  1. the doing of an action <until recently he has been fully engaged in pursuance of his duties as governor> Synonyms accomplishment, achievement, discharge, enactment, execution, fulfillment (or fulfilment), implementation, performance, perpetration, prosecution, commissionRelated Words dispatch, expedition; administration, direction, handling, management; application, operation, practice (also practise)Antonyms nonfulfillment, nonperformance




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