Definition of execute
- execute a command
- execute a decree
- execute a deed
- execute a piece of music
- never had a team execute better
- —Bobby Knight
He was captured, tried, and executed for murder.
They carefully executed the plan.
The pilot executed an emergency landing.
The quarterback executed the play perfectly.
execute the provisions of the will
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First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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