sense of achievement

noun phrase

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

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Recent Examples on the Web This increasing sense of achievement will boost your confidence to take on more challenging tasks. Expert Panel®, Forbes, 29 Mar. 2024 And the sense of achievement is something that few things in the last years of life are ever likely to equal. Roger Robinson, Outside Online, 27 Feb. 2023

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“Sense of achievement.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Apr. 2024.

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