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Main Entry: fulˇfill
Variant(s): or fulˇfil /fu(l)-'fil also f&(l)-/
Function: transitive verb
Inflected Form(s): fulˇfilled; fulˇfillˇing
Etymology: Middle English fulfillen, from Old English fullfyllan, from full + fyllan to fill
Date: before 12th century
1 archaic : to make full : FILL <her subtle, warm, and golden breath...fulfills him with beatitude -- Alfred Tennyson>
2 a : to put into effect : EXECUTE b : to meet the requirements of (a business order) c : to bring to an end d : to measure up to : SATISFY
3 a : to convert into reality b : to develop the full potentialities of
synonym see PERFORM
- fulˇfillˇer noun

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\&\ as a and u in  abut
\&\ as e in kitten
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\a\ as a in ash
\A\ as a in ace
\ä\ as o in mop
\au\ as ou in out
\ch\ as ch in chin
\e\ as e in bet
\E\ as ea in easy
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\i\ as i in hit
I\ as i in ice
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\[ng]\ as ng in sing
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\o\ as aw in law
\oi\ as oy in boy
\th\ as th in thin
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\ü\ as oo in loot
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\y\ as y in yet
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