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attainment

noun

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1 a successful result brought about by hard work
  • first place in the state journalism competition is quite an attainment

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2 the state of being actual or complete
  • the attainment of man's age-old dream of flying was at last realized in 1903 by Orville and Wilbur Wright

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The first known use of attainment was in 1543

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“Attainment.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/attainment. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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