Definition of 'accomplishment'
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While it is crucial to learn and grow from the disappointments, it is equally important to recognise accomplishments. The Sun (2016)For all its faults and idiosyncrasies, the Labour party has important accomplishments to its credit. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He grew into a young man of great accomplishment. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But managers must be concerned with the means to the accomplishment of their tasks. MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)Yes it is commenting upon a woman for her appearance rather than her many political accomplishments. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Just getting through each day is a major accomplishment. Christianity Today (2000)But an earlier ability to build on past accomplishments seemed to have been lost. World History: Patterns of Change and Continuity (1995)The sheer craziness of the enterprise seems also to tell you something important about human accomplishment. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But along with this great accomplishment disaster also struck. The Sun (2006)Sport has thrown up many examples of accomplishment in the same family. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)Yet for all its technical accomplishments, it felt a little chilly. Times, Sunday Times (2014)As a combined act of sporting heroism and high technical accomplishment, they were amazing. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Crossing the chasm is a major accomplishment, and you must take credit for it. LIVING ON THE FAULT LINE, REVISED EDITION (2002)It is great if you have it and a great accomplishment and experience but... get the points. The Sun (2015)And I thought that was a pretty great accomplishment. The Sun (2012)It represents the peak of Hollywood technical accomplishment, the collaborative effort of an army of specialists. Times, Sunday Times (2012)First up is a drawing lesson, an important accomplishment for well-bred young ladies. The Sun (2011)All over the field were signs of Spurs' technical accomplishment. Times, Sunday Times (2016)THIS picture lacks any true technical accomplishment, artistry, depth or perspective. The Sun (2010)
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British English: accomplishment NOUN
An accomplishment is something remarkable that has been done or achieved.
For a novelist, that's quite an accomplishment.
Definition of accomplishment from the Collins English Dictionary
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