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English definition of “perform”


verb [I/T] (ENTERTAIN)   /pərˈfɔrm/
to entertain people by singing, dancing, playing music, etc.: [T] The magician performed a number of tricks that had us gasping in surprise. performer    /pərˈfɔr·mər/ noun [C] By the age of 12, she was a seasoned circus performer. performing    /pərˈfɔr·mɪŋ/ adjective [not gradable]
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