Associations to the word «Perform»


PERFORM, verb. To do something; to execute.
PERFORM, verb. To do something in front of an audience, often in order to entertain it.

Dictionary definition

PERFORM, verb. Carry out or perform an action; "John did the painting, the weeding, and he cleaned out the gutters"; "the skater executed a triple pirouette"; "she did a little dance".
PERFORM, verb. Perform a function; "Who will perform the wedding?".
PERFORM, verb. Give a performance (of something); "Horowitz is performing at Carnegie Hall tonight"; "We performed a popular Gilbert and Sullivan opera".
PERFORM, verb. Get (something) done; "I did my job".

Wise words

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