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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To have succeeded and reached a goal.

Usage examples (38)
  • Learning to spell is a great achievement.
  • Granted, it was a time when the graduation rate was a non-issue and the term achievement gap had yet to be coined.
  • That's what they are referring to, this renewal, this -- what they call achievement of enrichment at Netame (ph).
  • I'm sure the 'achievement' is great ... but it's slow, it looks terrible, and it can't handle things like GTK+ windows properly. for more
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