Definition of ATTAINMENT

a successful result brought about by hard work <first place in the state journalism competition is quite an attainment>
the state of being actual or complete <the attainment of man's age-old dream of flying was at last realized in 1903 by Orville and Wilbur Wright>
Related Words success, triumph
Near Antonyms defeat, failure, fizzle, nonsuccess
Antonyms naught (also nought), nonfulfillment

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