Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
90% of the time, speakers of English use just 7,500 words in speech and writing. These words appear in red, and are graded with stars. One-star words are frequent, two-star words are more frequent, and three-star words are the most frequent.
The thesaurus of synonyms and related words is fully integrated into the dictionary entries. Click on the T button in an entry to review the synonyms and related words for that meaning.more
The church fulfills a necessary role in this town.
We know which part of the human brain fulfills this function.
The trip fulfilled a long-cherished dream.
They hope to fulfill their objectives by 2004.
Supporters feel that the team has not fulfilled their expectations.
Landlords who refuse to fulfill their obligations may be fined.
This is the American English definition of fulfill. View British English definition of fulfill.
someone who studies the stars and planets using scientific equipment including telescopes
A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.global English and language change from our blog