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...
- 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...
- Academic performance or "academic achievement" is the extent to which a student, teacher or institution has attained their short or long-term educational...
- The National Record of Achievement was a folder given to secondary school pupils in the United Kingdom in the 1990s and early 2000s. It was a portfolio...
- 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 Academy of Achievement, officially known as the American Academy of Achievement, was founded in 1961 by Sports Illustrated and LIFE magazine photographer...
- The Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award is awarded by The Recording Academy to "performers who, during their lifetimes, have made creative contributions...
- gaming parlance, an achievement, also sometimes known as a trophy, badge, award, stamp, medal, challenge or in game achievement, is a meta-goal defined...
- Lifetime achievement awards are awarded by various organizations, to recognize contributions over the whole of a career, rather than or in addition to...
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