per·form vt1: to adhere to and fulfill the terms ofperform an obligation2: to carry out or bring aboutperform the work according to design3: to do according to prescribed ritual or lawperform a marriage ceremony4: to give a public rendition or presentation ofperform a copyrighted playvi1: to adhere to and fulfill the terms of a contract, promise, or obligationfailed to perform under the agreement2: to carry out or present something
Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam-Webster. 1996.
(adhere to) verb
abide by, achieve, be faithful to, carry into execution, carry out, cling to, complete, comply with, conclude, consummate, enact, end, enforce, execute, finish, fulfill, keep, keep one s word, observe, obtain, practice, put in force, put in practice, respect, satisfy, transact
associated concepts: perform a contract
accomplish, achieve, bring into operation, bring to pass, carry into execution, complete, discharge, discharge a duty, do, effect, effectuate, employ oneself, enact, function, perficere, perpetrate, pursue a course, put in force, serve, serve in the capacity of, take action, take steps, work
abide, commit (perpetrate), comply, comport (behave), demonstrate (establish), dispatch (dispose of), effectuate, execute (accomplish), exercise (discharge a function), fulfill, function, implement, inflict, keep (fulfill), make, obey, observe (obey), officiate, operate, perpetrate, pretend, pursue (carry on), realize (make real), recite, render (administer), transact
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006
n.To do some act in fulfillment of a promise; to take the required steps to meet an obligation; to accomplish something.n.performance
The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.
To fulfill one's obligations under a contract.Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations → Self-Employed Consultants & ContractorsCategory: Representing Yourself in CourtCategory: Small Claims Court & LawsuitsCategory: Working With a Lawyer
Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. Gerald N. Hill, Kathleen Thompson Hill. 2009.
v.1) to fulfill one's obligations under a contract.2) to comply with requirements of a court order.See also: performance
Law dictionary. EdwART. 2013.