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implement

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of implement

  1. to carry out effectively implemented the evacuation plan without a hitch Synonyms of implement administer, apply, execute, enforceWords Related to implement bring about, effect, effectuate; discharge, fulfill (or fulfil), render; cite, invoke; enact, legislate; honor, observe, uphold; prosecute; promulgateNear Antonyms of implement disregard, ignore, neglect


implement

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of implement

  1. an article intended for use in work gardening implements such as hoes, spades, and pruners Synonyms of implement device, instrument, tool, utensil Words Related to implement apparatus, appliance, mechanism; contraption, contrivance, gadget, gizmo (also gismo), jigger; accessory (also accessary), accoutrement (or accouterment), adjunct, appendage, attachment

Synonym Discussion of implement

implement, tool, instrument, appliance, utensil mean a relatively simple device for performing work. implement may apply to anything necessary to perform a task.
    • crude stone implements
    • farm implements
tool suggests an implement adapted to facilitate a definite kind or stage of work and suggests the need of skill more strongly than implement.
    • a carpenter's tools
instrument suggests a device capable of delicate or precise work.
    • the dentist's instruments
appliance refers to a tool or instrument utilizing a power source and suggests portability or temporary attachment.
    • household appliances
utensil applies to a device used in domestic work or some routine unskilled activity.
    • kitchen utensils


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