achieved

adjective
\ ə-ˈchēvd How to pronounce achieved (audio) \

Definition of achieved

: brought to or marked by a high degree of development or refinement : finished fully achieved poems

Examples of achieved in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Ultimately, the resort aims to leave guests feeling renewed, uplifted and inspired, ensuring an achieved sense of ‘weightlessness’. Lauren Jade Hill, Forbes, 15 June 2021 Especially for her father, who, like her mother, was the child of Jewish immigrants, the house embodied the achieved American dream. Arthur Lubow, New York Times, 27 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of achieved

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for achieved

from past participle of achieve

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“Achieved.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/achieved. Accessed 29 Jan. 2022.

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