execute
verb.
kill as a means of socially sanctioned punishment
In some states, criminals are executed
Synonym: put to death
verb.
murder in a planned fashion
The Mafioso who collaborated with the police was executed
verb.
put in effect
carry out a task|execute the decision of the people|He actioned the operation
verb.
carry out the legalities of
execute a will or a deed
verb.
carry out a process or program, as on a computer or a machine
Run the dishwasher|run a new program on the Mac|the computer executed the instruction
Synonym: run
verb.
carry out or perform an action
John did the painting, the weeding, and he cleaned out the gutters|the skater executed a triple pirouette|she did a little dance
Synonym: do, perform
verb.
sign in the presence of witnesses
The President executed the treaty