Accomplishment - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈkɑːmplɪʃmənt|  American pronunciation of the word accomplishment
Brit.  |əˈkʌmplɪʃm(ə)nt|  British pronunciation of the word accomplishment


- the action of accomplishing something (syn: achievement)
- an ability that has been acquired by training (syn: acquirement, acquisition, attainment, skill)


Her family is proud of all her academic accomplishments.

one of the greatest scientific accomplishments of the century

We celebrated the accomplishment of all our goals.

Her knowledge of foreign languages is among her many accomplishments.

He wished Mr. Carden success in the accomplishment of his highly important mission.

By any standards, the accomplishments of the past year are extraordinary.

It was a real accomplishment to defeat them.

Cutting the budget was an impressive accomplishment.

It was a major accomplishment for a player who had been injured so recently.

Playing the piano is one of her many accomplishments.

Her proudest accomplishment was to finish school.

Fencing is an accomplishment in which he is very nearly my equal.

the crowning accomplishment of his career

...not one nameable accomplishment in all of her years in the senate...

Word forms

singular: accomplishment
plural: accomplishments
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