What does "Performance" mean?


(n.) 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 (n.) 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

Synonyms operation, execution, doing, functioning, carrying out, public presentation, carrying into action

Example: "They admired his performance under stress" Example: "They criticised his performance as mayor" Example: "We congratulated him on his performance at the rehearsal" Example: "They listened to ten different performances" Example: "They compared the cooking performance of each oven"