Definitions for achievementəˈtʃiv mənt

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(5.00 / 1 vote)

  1. accomplishment, achievement(noun)

    the action of accomplishing something

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. achievement(Noun)

    The act of achieving or performing; an obtaining by exertion; successful performance; accomplishment; as, the achievement of his/her object.

  2. achievement(Noun)

    A great or heroic deed; something accomplished by valor, boldness, or praiseworthy exertion; a feat.

  3. achievement(Noun)

    An escutcheon or ensign armorial; now generally applied to the funeral shield commonly called hatchment. - Cussans

  4. achievement(Noun)

    An award for completing a particular task or meeting an objective.

    Finishing the game does not give you a 100% score until you have unlocked all of the achievements.

  5. Origin: achevement, from the verb achever, achiever. Compare Modern achèvement, English hatchment

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Achievement(noun)

    the act of achieving or performing; an obtaining by exertion; successful performance; accomplishment; as, the achievement of his object

  2. Achievement(noun)

    a great or heroic deed; something accomplished by valor, boldness, or praiseworthy exertion; a feat

  3. Achievement(noun)

    an escutcheon or ensign armorial; now generally applied to the funeral shield commonly called hatchment

  4. Origin: [Cf. F. achvement, E. Hatchment.]

U.S. National Library of MedicineRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Achievement

    Success in bringing an effort to the desired end; the degree or level of success attained in some specified area (esp. scholastic) or in general.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'achievement' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3149

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'achievement' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4795

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'achievement' in Nouns Frequency: #988


Translations for achievement

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  • إنجازArabic
  • ҡаҙанышBashkir
  • дасягне́ннеBelarusian
  • изпълнение, подвиг, постижениеBulgarian
  • præstation, resultat, udførelse, bedriftDanish
  • Errungenschaft, VollendungGerman
  • logroSpanish
  • vaakunakilpi, saavutusFinnish
  • succès, haut fait, accomplissement, réalisationFrench
  • ard-obbyr, ard-nheeManx
  • successo, conseguimento, vittoria, risultato, rendimento, gesta, conquista, impresa, prestazione, stemma, blasone, realizzazioneItalian
  • 成果, 業績, 成績, 到達, 達成Japanese
  • 성과, 업적, 달성Korean
  • tutukitangaMāori
  • подвиг, достигнување, успех, дело, постигнувањеMacedonian
  • prestatie, verwezenlijkingDutch
  • osiągnięcie, dokonaniePolish
  • realização, feitoPortuguese
  • подвиг, свершение, успех, выполнение, достижение, исполнениеRussian

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