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achievement

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1 a successful result brought about by hard work

  • this improvement in your time for a 10K road race is quite an achievement!
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a feather in oneʼs cap

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2 the doing of an action

  • what youʼre asking is the achievement of a miracle
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3 the state of being actual or complete

  • you should be proud of the achievement of your goals
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feat, exploit, achievement mean a remarkable deed. feat implies strength or dexterity or daring.
    • an acrobatic feat
exploit suggests an adventurous or heroic act.
    • his exploits as a spy
achievement implies hard-won success in the face of difficulty or opposition.
    • her achievements as a chemist


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