Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Hester Paine, as a young lady, fulfills the promise of her girlhood.

"There is but one that fulfills the requirements," he announced.

The author of "Tanks" fulfills my requirements in this respect, at least partially.

In doing so he becomes the god 'who fulfills the heart's desire.'

He knows what is his duty, and all obligations imposed by duty he fulfills of his own free will.

Just as He sent rain at my plea, so He fulfills any sincere desire of the devotee.

It fulfills its promise of being one of the best stories of the season.

In substance, the only end which fulfills these conditions is the social good.

It fulfills itself in our wills and character, rather than in our taste.

The artificial burrow, the reed-stump, fulfills its purpose excellently.