Definition of performance:
- That which is performed or accomplished; a thing done or carried through; an achievement; a deed; an act; a feat; esp., an action of an elaborate or public character.
- The act of performing; the carrying into execution or action; execution; achievement; accomplishment; representation by action; as, the performance of an undertaking of a duty.
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- action (part of speech: noun)
- endeavor (part of speech: noun)
- venture (part of speech: noun)
- activity (part of speech: noun)
- "The Lion's Share", E. Arnold Bennett.
- "How We Think", John Dewey.
- "Bunny Brown and his Sister Sue Giving a Show", Laura Lee Hope.