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the process of doing something, especially in order to stop a bad situation from developing or continuing
the act of performing a difficult action or movement
the act of performing a duty or responsibility
the actual performance of an activity in a real situation
the process of continuing with an activity
a pattern on a sandy beach, made as a form of natural art …
a hard thin Chinese biscuit that has a piece of paper inside with a message about your future on it
a symbol named after King Adinkra, used in West Africa in fabric and on other items
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Free thesaurus definition of the process of performing an action from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.