achieve, accomplish, attain, reach(verb)
to gain with effort
"she achieved her goal despite setbacks"
To succeed in something, now especially in academic performance.
To carry out successfully; to accomplish.
To conclude, finish, especially successfully.
To obtain, or gain (a desired result, objective etc.), as the result of exertion; to succeed in gaining; to win.
To conclude, to turn out.
To obtain (a material thing).
to carry on to a final close; to bring out into a perfected state; to accomplish; to perform; -- as, to achieve a feat, an exploit, an enterprise
to obtain, or gain, as the result of exertion; to succeed in gaining; to win
to finish; to kill
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
a-chēv′, v.t. to bring to a head or end: to perform: to accomplish: to carry out successfully: to gain, win.—adj. Achiev′able, that may be achieved.—n. Achieve′ment, a performance: an exploit: an escutcheon or armorial shield granted in memory of some achievement, applied especially to the escutcheon over the tomb of a dead person, generally called a hatchment. [Fr. achever, from à chief (venir)—Low L. ad caput venire, to come to a head. See Chief.]
We always achieve our goals in an efficient way as we are united.Submitted by MaryC on February 12, 2020
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Rank popularity for the word 'achieve' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1563
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Rank popularity for the word 'achieve' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1675
Rank popularity for the word 'achieve' in Verbs Frequency: #135
The numerical value of achieve in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of achieve in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
We're thrilled about what happened with our first flight, there are still a lot of technical challenges that need to be addressed for us to achieve the whole mission.
This drawing shows a certain wistfulness I think, a certain melancholy even, it's not Leonardo, the great philosopher gazing into the distance. It's a flesh and blood man at the end of a career that had achieved a great deal, but also maybe failed to achieve a great deal as well.
These are the first trials, and we do not know how efficiently we will achieve the defined endpoints of the trials. Will it be a straight, easily defined line, or more akin to a meandering trail with switchbacks ? We are in unchartered waters.
Tangible things to achieve are always a stronger motivator to be at your best.
My goal from the beginning was to restore my rights and not to achieve any financial gain, and this settlement does exactly that, i am relieved to be able to tell the truth about my story when asked, and I look forward to being able to return to my private life and focus on what matters to me.
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- дасягаць, дасягнуцьBelarusian
- постигам, достигам, реализирам, осъществявамBulgarian
- acomplir, obtenir, aconseguirCatalan, Valencian
- dosáhnout, dosahovatCzech
- realisieren, erreichen, erlangenGerman
- lograr, conseguirSpanish
- saada aikaan, saavuttaa, toteuttaaFinnish
- réaliser, accomplirFrench
- को प्राप्तHindi
- ottenere, realizzareItalian
- 実現, 達成Japanese
- bereiken, realiseren, verkrijgen, verwerven, winnenDutch
- osiągnąć, zrealizować, osiągaćPolish
- ganhar, conseguirPortuguese
- добиваться, достичь, выполнить, осуществить, достигнуть, достигать, выполнять, осуществлять, добиться, реализоватьRussian
- uppnå, åstadkommaSwedish
- досягти, досягатиUkrainian
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