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Dictionary Definition

fruition

Noun

1 the condition of bearing fruit
2 enjoyment derived from use or possession
3 something that is made real or concrete; "the victory was the realization of a whole year's work" [syn: realization, realisation]

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English

Noun

  1. the condition of bearing fruit
  2. In the context of "by extension": the fulfillment of something worked for
  3. the enjoyment derived from a possession

Translations

the condition of bearing fruit
the fulfillment of something worked for
the enjoyment derived from a possession

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

accomplished fact, accomplishment, achievement, actualization, amusement, animal pleasure, attainment, bearing, bodily pleasure, carnal delight, carrying out, comfort, completion, consummation, content, contentment, coziness, creature comforts, delectation, delight, discharge, dispatch, ease, effectuation, endpleasure, enjoyment, entertainment, euphoria, execution, fait accompli, forepleasure, fructification, fruiting, fulfillment, fun, gratification, great satisfaction, gusto, hearty enjoyment, implementation, intellectual pleasure, joie de vivre, joy, joyance, keen pleasure, kicks, luxury, materialization, maturation, maturity, mission accomplished, perfection, performance, physical pleasure, pleasure, production, quiet pleasure, realization, relish, ripeness, satisfaction, self-gratification, self-indulgence, sensual pleasure, sensuous pleasure, sexual pleasure, success, sweetness of life, titillation, voluptuousness, well-being, yielding, zest
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