verb (used with object)
to carry out; execute; do:
to perform miracles.
to go through or execute in the proper, customary, or established manner:
to perform the marriage ceremony.
to carry into effect; fulfill:
Perform what you promise.
to act (a play, part, etc.), as on the stage, in movies, or on television.
to render (music), as by playing or singing.
to accomplish (any action involving skill or ability), as before an audience:
to perform a juggling act.
verb (used without object)
to fulfill a command, promise, or undertaking.
to execute or do something.
to act in a play:
to perform in the role of Romeo.
to perform music.
to go through any performance.
(of loans, investments, etc.) to yield a profit; earn income.
to carry out or do (an action)
(transitive) to fulfil or comply with: to perform someone’s request
to present or enact (a play, concert, etc) before or otherwise entertain an audience: the group performed Hamlet
(intransitive) (informal) to accomplish sexual intercourse: he performed well
noun 1. a musical, dramatic, or other entertainment presented before an audience. 2. the act of performing a ceremony, play, piece of music, etc. 3. the execution or accomplishment of work, acts, feats, etc. 4. a particular action, deed, or proceeding. 5. an action or proceeding of an unusual or spectacular kind: His temper tantrum […]
verb (used with object) 1. to carry out; execute; do: to perform miracles. 2. to go through or execute in the proper, customary, or established manner: to perform the marriage ceremony. 3. to carry into effect; fulfill: Perform what you promise. 4. to act (a play, part, etc.), as on the stage, in movies, or […]
noun 1. the list of dramas, operas, parts, pieces, etc., that a company, actor, singer, or the like, is prepared to perform. 2. the entire stock of works existing in a particular artistic field: A new play has been added to the theatrical repertoire. 3. the entire stock of skills, techniques, or devices used in […]
noun, plural repertories. 1. a type of theatrical presentation in which a company presents several works regularly or in alternate sequence in one season. 2. a theatrical company that presents productions in this manner. 3. repertoire. 4. a store or stock of things available. 5. storehouse. noun (pl) -ries 1. the entire stock of things […]