What does accomplishment mean?

Definitions for accomplishment
əˈkɒm plɪʃ məntac·com·plish·ment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. accomplishment, achievementnoun

    the action of accomplishing something

  2. skill, accomplishment, acquirement, acquisition, attainmentnoun

    an ability that has been acquired by training

Wiktionary

  1. accomplishmentnoun

    The act of accomplishing; entire performance; completion; fulfillment; as, the accomplishment of an enterprise, of a prophecy, etc.

  2. accomplishmentnoun

    That which completes, perfects, or equips thoroughly; acquirement; attainment; that which constitutes excellence of mind, or elegance of manners, acquired by education or training.

  3. accomplishmentnoun

    Something accomplished; an achievement.

  4. Etymology: * First attested in the early 15th century.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Accomplishmentnoun

    Etymology: accomplissement, Fr.

    Thereby he might evade the accomplishment of those afflictions, he now but gradually endureth. Thomas Browne, Vulg. Errours.

    This would be the accomplishment of their common felicity, in case, by their evil, either through destiny or advice, they suffered not the occasion to be lost. John Hayward.

    He thought it impossible to find, in any one body, all those perfections which he sought for the accomplishment of a Helena; because nature, in any individual person, makes nothing that is perfect in all its parts. John Dryden, Dufresnoy, Pref.

    The miraculous success of the apostles preaching, and the accomplishment of many of their predictions, which, to those early christians, were matters of faith only, are, to us, matters of sight and experience. Francis Atterbury, Sermons.

    Young heirs, and elder brothers, from their own reflecting upon the estates they are born to, and therefore thinking all other accomplishments unnecessary, are of no manner of use but to keep up their families. Joseph Addison, Spectator, №. 123.

    The means suggested by policy and worldly wisdom, for the attainment of those earthly enjoyments, are unfit for that purpose, not only upon the account of their insufficiency for, but also of their frequent opposition and contrariety to, the accomplishment of such ends. Robert South, Sermons.

ChatGPT

  1. accomplishment

    Accomplishment is the successful achievement or completion of a task, goal, or objective that required a certain level of skill or effort. It can also refer to the feeling or state of satisfaction and pride that results from such achievements.

  2. accomplishment

    Accomplishment refers to something successfully completed or achieved. It often refers to a skill or task, but can also refer to personally fulfilling experiences, qualifications, or honors. Accomplishments might be significant milestones, related to career growth, education, sports, arts, or other facets of personal or professional life.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Accomplishmentnoun

    the act of accomplishing; entire performance; completion; fulfillment; as, the accomplishment of an enterprise, of a prophecy, etc

  2. Accomplishmentnoun

    that which completes, perfects, or equips thoroughly; acquirement; attainment; that which constitutes excellence of mind, or elegance of manners, acquired by education or training

  3. Etymology: [F. accomplissement, fr. accomplir.]

Editors Contribution

  1. Accomplishment

    The end of a matter is better than the beginning.


    Submitted by anonymous on December 31, 2019  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of accomplishment in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of accomplishment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of accomplishment in a Sentence

  1. Adam Mount:

    Though the President Obama administration sporadically tried to restart negotiations, there was never discussion of a presidential summit. The Obama administration would have been very much out of keeping with policy. Past administrations would not have considered a presidential summit before a major accomplishment had been made, and more likely at the end of a disarmament process, the president( Donald Trump) has invented this idea out of thin air for reasons passing understanding. If he's trying to argue that Kim Jong Un likes Kim Jong more, I for one can't understand why he would take pride in that.

  2. Joe Maddalena:

    We had no idea what was going to happen -- no one's done this before and to see the success, it's amazing, when you see that, it's a great sense of accomplishment, not even the financial aspect of it but just a moment of' I knew it ! I knew nostalgic VHS tapes would be good.'.

  3. Laurent Lamothe:

    I am leaving the post of prime minister this evening with a feeling of accomplishment.

  4. Carly Fiorina:

    Like Hillary Clinton, I too have traveled hundreds of thousands of miles around the globe, but unlike Hillary Clinton, I know that flying is an activity, not an accomplishment.

  5. Michael Pillsbury:

    The biggest accomplishment on the trade talks is getting them (China) back to the table, but there's no date set and there was no public mention ... that they have taken back any of the 'reneging,' it's a bold decision because if he hadn't done it, we might be having no talks at all.

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