Definition of Achievement. Meaning of Achievement. Synonyms of Achievement

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Definition of Achievement

Achievement
Achievement A*chieve"ment (-ment), n. [Cf. F. ach[`e]vement, E. Hatchment.] 1. The act of achieving or performing; an obtaining by exertion; successful performance; accomplishment; as, the achievement of his object. 2. A great or heroic deed; something accomplished by valor, boldness, or praiseworthy exertion; a feat. [The exploits] of the ancient saints . . . do far surpass the most famous achievements of pagan heroes. --Barrow. The highest achievements of the human intellect. --Macaulay. 3. (Her.) An escutcheon or ensign armorial; now generally applied to the funeral shield commonly called hatchment. --Cussans.

Meaning of Achievement from wikipedia

- Achievement may refer to: Achievement (heraldry) Achievement (horse), a racehorse Achievement (video gaming), a meta-goal defined outside of a game's...
- The Achievement Medal is a military decoration of the United States Armed Forces. The Achievement Medal was first proposed as a means to recognize the...
- school diplomas and bachelor's degrees represent academic achievement. Academic achievement is commonly measured through examinations or continuous ****essments...
- Achievement Hunter is an American video gaming division of Rooster Teeth Productions. Founded by Geoff Ramsey and Jack Pattillo on July 6, 2008, the website...
- An achievement, armorial achievement or heraldic achievement (historical: hatchment) in heraldry is a full display or depiction of all the heraldic components...
- An achievement test is a test of developed skill or knowledge. The most common type of achievement test is a standardized test developed to measure skills...
- The AFI Life Achievement Award was established by the Board of Directors of the American Film Institute on February 26, 1973, to honor a single individual...
- The Academy of Achievement, officially known as the American Academy of Achievement, was founded in 1961 by Sports Illustrated and LIFE magazine photographer...
- Certificate of Achievement National Certificate of Educational Achievement, a qualification in New Zealand Segrave Certificate of Achievement, a subsidiary...
- The Special Achievement Award is an Academy Award given for an achievement that makes an exceptional contribution to the motion picture for which it was...
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