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attains

verb
present tense third-person singular of attain

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1 to obtain (as a goal) through effort
  • Napoléon had attained mastery of much of Europe at that point

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2 to receive as return for effort
  • with hard work she will inevitably attain success in her chosen profession

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“Attains.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/attains. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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