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>

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