Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (18701938). Rogets International Thesaurus. 1922.
Class V. Words Releasing to the Voluntary Powers
Division (I) Individual Volition
Section V. Results of Voluntary Action
COMPLETION; accomplishment, achievement, fulfillment or fulfilment; performance, execution; dispatch or despatch, consummation, culmination; finish, conclusion; limit, effectuation; close (end) [See End]; terminus (arrival) [See Arrival]; winding up; finale [It.], dénouement [F.], catastrophe, issue, upshot, result; final -, last -, crowning -, finishing- -touch, - stroke; last finish, coup de grâce [F.]; crowning of the edifice; coping stone, copestone, keystone; missing link [See Incompleteness]; superstructure, ne plus ultra [L.], work done, fait accompli [F.].
elaboration; finality; completeness [See Completeness].
COMPLETE, perfect; effect, effectuate; accomplish, achieve, compass, consummate, hammer out; bring to -maturity, - perfection; elaborate.
DO, execute, make; go -, get- through; work out, enact; bring -about, - to bear, - to pass, - through, - to a head.
dispatch or despatch, knock off [colloq.], finish off, polish off; make short work of; dispose of, set at rest; perform, discharge fulfill or fulfil, realize; put in -practice, - force; carry -out, - into effect, - into execution; make good; be as good as ones word.
DO THOROUGHLY, not do by halves, go the whole hog [colloq.]; drive home; be in at the death (persevere) [See Resolution]; carry through, deliver the goods [colloq., U. S.], play out, exhaust; fill the bill [colloq., U. S.].
FINISH, bring to a close (end) [See End]; wind up, stamp, clinch, seal, set the seal on, put the seal to; give the final touch &c. n. to; put the -last, - finishing- touch to; crown, crown all; cap.
ripen, culminate; come to a -head, - crisis; come to its end; die a natural death, die of old age; run its course, run ones race; touch -, reach -, attain- the goal; reach (arrive) [See Arrival]; get in the harvest.