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Definition of Perform

Perform

  1. To carry through; to bring to completion; to achieve; to accomplish; to execute; to do.
  2. To discharge; to fulfill; to act up to; as, to perform a duty; to perform a promise or a vow.
  3. To represent; to act; to play; as in drama.
  4. To do, execute, or accomplish something; to acquit one's self in any business; esp., to represent sometimes by action; to act a part; to play on a musical instrument; as, the players perform poorly; the musician performs on the organ.

Perform Quotations

Great ambition is the passion of a great character. Those endowed with it may perform very good or very bad acts. All depends on the principles which direct them.
Napoleon Bonaparte

God moves in a mysterious way, His wonders to perform. He plants his footsteps in the sea, and rides upon the storm.
William Cowper

I am God's vessel. But my greatest pain in life is that I will never be able to see myself perform live.
Kanye West

My philosophy is that I'm an artist. I perform an art not with a paint brush or a camera. I perform with bodily movement. Instead of exhibiting my art in a museum or a book or on canvas, I exhibit my art in front of the multitudes.
Steve Prefontaine

Bravery is the capacity to perform properly even when scared half to death.
Omar N. Bradley
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Perform Translations

perform in Afrikaans is vertoon, doen, verskyn, pleeg, bedien, maak
perform in Dutch is opdraven, opdagen
perform in Latin is perpetro, tractare, fungor; fungi; functus, facio
perform in Portuguese is aparecer, apresentar, fazer, execute
perform in Spanish is exportar, hacer, ejecutar, consumar, entrar