HyperDic: achievement

English > 1 sense of the word achievement:
NOUNactachievement, accomplishmentthe action of accomplishing something
achievement > pronunciation
Soundsahchiy'vmahnt
Rhymesabandonment ... wonderment: 671 rhymes with ahnt...
English > achievement: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningThe action of accomplishing something.
Synonymaccomplishment
Narrowerarrival, reachingaccomplishment of an objective
attainmentThe act of achieving an aim
base on balls, walk, pass(baseball) an advance to first base by a batter who receives four balls
beachhead, footholdAn initial accomplishment that opens the way for further developments
cakewalkAn easy accomplishment
close call, close shave, squeak, squeaker, narrow escapeSomething achieved (or escaped) by a narrow margin
creditUsed in the phrase 'to your credit' in order to indicate an achievement deserving praise
face saver, face savingAn act that avoids a loss of face (of dignity or prestige)
fait accompli, accomplished factAn irreversible accomplishment
feat, effort, exploitA notable achievement
going, sleddingAdvancing toward a goal
haymakingtaking full advantage of an opportunity while it lasts
liberation, release, freeingThe act of liberating someone or something
masterpieceAn outstanding achievement
masterstrokeAn achievement demonstrating great skill or mastery
performanceAny recognized accomplishment
record, track recordThe sum of recognized accomplishments
recruitment, enlistingThe act of getting recruits
smoothThe act of smoothing
BroaderactionSomething done (usually as opposed to something said)
Spanishconsecución, logro, proeza, realización
Catalanaconseguiment, assoliment, consecució, èxit, realització
Verbsachieveto gain with effort

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