sense of achievement

noun phrase
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of sense of achievement

:a proud feeling of having done something difficult and worthwhile
  • Repairing the car by himself gave him a real sense of achievement.

Word by Word Definitions

sense play
  1. : a meaning conveyed or intended : import, signification

  2. : the faculty of perceiving by means of sense organs

  3. : a specialized function or mechanism (such as sight, hearing, smell, taste, or touch) by which an animal receives and responds to external or internal stimuli

  1. : to perceive by the senses (see 1sense 2)

  2. : to be or become conscious of

  3. : grasp, comprehend

achievement play
  1. : the act of achieving something

  2. : a result gained by effort : accomplishment

  3. : a great or heroic deed


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