Spanish translation of 'attain'
(= achieve, reach)
[happiness] lograr ⧫ conquistar
[goal, aim] lograr ⧫ conseguir ⧫ alcanzar
[age, rank] llegar a ⧫ alcanzar
(= get hold of) conseguir
intransitive verb (formal)
to attain to llegar a
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Example Sentences Including 'attain'
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The student who aspires to a law degree may attain it by working hard.Between Worlds: A Reader, Rhetoric and Handbook (1995)
Many don't realise the simplicity behind attaining such status.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Your pleasure and enthusiasm in finding and attaining status and power mean you're not afraid of hard work.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Somehow this meeting has attained a status and history.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
To attain that status, bookmakers must agree to pay an agreed contribution to the levy for their digital businesses.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He has been a calming influence but not dominant enough as an alpha to attain higher status.The Sun (2015)
The VC itself has rightly attained iconic status.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
You may not attain them but you can come pretty close.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
This form of moralising, which has almost attained the status of received opinion, is itself morally deficient.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The key lesson often centered on attaining virtue, through which a person could escape the cycles of history.Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: attain VERB
If you attain something, you gain it or achieve it, often after a lot of effort.
He is halfway to attaining his pilot's licence.
Translation of attain from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary