fulfilment


fulfilment
(BrE) (AmE fulfillment) noun
1 doing sth to the required standard
ADJECTIVE
ultimate
order (AmE)
PREPOSITION
fulfilment of

the fulfilment of a promise

2 feeling of satisfaction
ADJECTIVE
great

She needed greater fulfilment in her job.

complete
partial
personal

her search for personal fulfilment

human
emotional, intellectual, professional, religious, sexual, spiritual
wish

Most computer games provide some kind of wish fulfilment.

VERB + FULFILMENT/FULFILLMENT
find, gain, get
provide (sb with)
seek
PREPOSITION
fulfilment from

He gets a lot of fulfilment from his charity work.

fulfilment in

I can't find fulfilment in doing housework.

PHRASES
a sense of fulfilment

They gain a sense of fulfilment from their work.

Fulfilment/fulfillment is used after these nouns: ↑wish

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • fulfilment — (US fulfillment) ► NOUN 1) satisfaction or happiness as a result of fully developing one s abilities or character. 2) the action of fulfilling …   English terms dictionary

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  • fulfilment — ful|fil|ment BrE fulfillment AmE [fulˈfılmənt] n [U] 1.) the feeling of being happy and satisfied with your life because you are doing interesting, useful, or important things ▪ Are you looking for greater fulfillment and satisfaction in your… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • fulfilment — BrE, fulfillment AmE noun (U) 1 the feeling of being satisfied, especially in your job, because you are using all your skills and qualities : sense/feeling of fulfilment: Being responsible for so many people gave her a tremendous sense of… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • fulfilment — [[t]fʊlfɪ̱lmənt[/t]] (in AM and sometimes in BRIT, use fulfillment) 1) N UNCOUNT Fulfilment is a feeling of satisfaction that you get from doing or achieving something, especially something useful. ...professional fulfilment. Syn: satisfaction 2) …   English dictionary

  • fulfilment — [fʊlˈfɪlmənt] noun 1) [U] a feeling of happiness and satisfaction because you are doing something important or are using your skills and abilities Being a doctor gives me a real sense of fulfilment.[/ex] 2) [U] the act of doing or achieving… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • Fulfilment — Unter Fulfillment (britisches Englisch Fulfilment „Erfüllung“) versteht man die Gesamtheit aller Aktivitäten, die nach dem Abschluss des Vertrags der Belieferung des Kunden dienen. Vor allem sind dieses: Bestellungsannahme Lagerhaltung… …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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