(Figuratively) A person used as a mere tool for achieving a goal.
The whole machine; machine tool
Apply is defined as using something to complete a task or to do something.
To impose (a kind of behavior, for example):
To cut, shape, or finish by machine.
To fulfill is defined as to finish a task or agreement.
To obtain or achieve, as gain or profit:
To perform; do:
To resort to or put into use (a law, ruling, penalty, etc.) as pertinent
To bring about; make happen; cause or accomplish:
Perform is defined as to complete something, to meet the requirements or to act in a show.
To continue to do:
To engage in exercise.
To behave or conduct oneself; act:
To get rid of; acquit oneself of; pay (a debt) or perform (a duty)
Employ is defined as to give someone work for pay, or to put someone or something to use.
To put to use; make practical or profitable use of
To avail oneself of; practice:
To teach or train through practice; exercise
To use for one’s own advantage.
The definition of actuate is the act of putting something into motion.
To stop for a while; linger
To pause is defined as to stop for a brief period of time.
To offset or cancel each other
To keep back; restrain; get in the way of; prevent; stop
To prevent the flow or passage of:
To gain with effort or despite difficulty; reach:
To complete is to finish something, to make something whole or see a task through to the end.
Find another word for implements. In this page you can discover 31 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for implements, like: instruments, tools, applies, enforces, machines, fulfills, realizes, executes, invokes, effects and performs.