accomplishment


accomplishment

noun

Definition of ACCOMPLISHMENT

1
a successful result brought about by hard work <our biggest accomplishment this week was finishing the living room makeover>
Phrases a feather in one's cap
2
the doing of an action <your prompt accomplishment of this urgent project is much appreciated>
3
the state of being actual or complete <a long, difficult project whose accomplishment we wondered if we would ever see>
Related Words success, triumph
Near Antonyms defeat, failure, fizzle, nonsuccess
Antonyms naught (also nought), nonfulfillment
4
a high level of taste and enlightenment as a result of extensive intellectual training and exposure to the arts <what his wife lacked in traditional accomplishment she made up for with a great generosity of spirit>

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up accomplishment? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More