Labor finally coming to fruition.
When you have been planning for something to occur and it does, this is an example of your plan coming to fruition.
A book that is the fruition of years of research.
Other Word Forms
Origin of fruition
- Middle English fruicioun from Old French fruicion from Late Latin fruitiō fruitiōn- enjoyment from Latin fruitus past participle of fruī to enjoy
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Erroneously from fruit (though now standard usage)
- From Latin fruī (“to enjoy”).