Definition of accomplishment
2 : something that has been accomplished : achievement Her family is proud of her academic accomplishments. an impressive accomplishment
3a : a quality or ability equipping one for societyb : a special skill or ability acquired by training or practice Her knowledge of foreign languages is one of her many accomplishments.
Examples of accomplishment in a Sentence
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.
Recent Examples of accomplishment from the Web
Just last week, the Trump administration had some arguably major political, policy, and legislative accomplishments.
There were a few times even Seymour was astonished at his accomplishments.
Five months into the Trump presidency, his legislative accomplishments (other than ratifying the predictable reversal of very late regulations issued by Obama) are virtually nil.
For their comprehensive accomplishments and years of stellar performance, their reward during Thursday’s NBA Draft will likely be hearing their names called...in the second round.
President Trump overhauled one of President Obama's signature foreign policy accomplishments today.
Among these is the Einstein Probe, a next-generation x-ray telescope that Fabian expects will build on the accomplishments of the HXMT.
Members and guests gathered to reflect on the club’s long list of accomplishments.
And now Smith can add another accomplishment to her storied resume.
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ACCOMPLISHMENT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of accomplishment for English Language Learners
: something done, achieved, or accomplished successfully
: the successful completion of something : the act of accomplishing something
: a special skill or ability gained by practice or training
ACCOMPLISHMENT Defined for Kids
Definition of accomplishment for Students
1 : the act of successfully doing or reaching
2 : something successfully done or reached especially through effort
3 : an ability or skill gained by practice or training
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