fulfilment noun

1 doing sth to the required standard

ADJ. proper the proper fulfilment of their duties

2 feeling of satisfaction

ADJ. great She needed greater fulfilment in her job. | complete, perfect | partial | personal her search for personal fulfilment | intellectual, physical, sexual | wish Most computer games provide some kind of wish fulfilment.

VERB + FULFILMENT derive, find, gain, obtain | provide (sb with)

PREP. ~ from He derives a lot of fulfilment from his charity work. | ~ in I can't find fulfilment in doing housework.

PHRASES a desire/need for fulfilment, a sense of fulfilment They gain a sense of fulfilment from their work.