Definition of fulfilling in English:


Line breaks: ful¦fill|ing
Pronunciation: /fʊlˈfɪlɪŋ


  • Making someone satisfied or happy through allowing their character or abilities to develop fully: a fulfilling and rewarding career
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    • In an age obsessed with image and celebrity, modern women ponder the question whether they can ‘have it all’ and combine a fulfilling career with a happy personal life.
    • They are wished fulfilling and happy times while at school.
    • New members are very welcome - become part of this association whose aim is to help older people have a fulfilling and happy life and which has already over 2,000 members in the West.

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