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Synonyms for accomplishment
əˈkɒm plɪʃ mənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. accomplishment, achievement(noun)

    the action of accomplishing something

    Synonyms:
    acquirement, attainment, acquisition, achievement, skill

  2. skill, accomplishment, acquirement, acquisition, attainment(noun)

    an ability that has been acquired by training

    Synonyms:
    science, acquisition, learning, attainment, acquirement, skill, achievement

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. accomplishment(n)

    An act is strictly and originally something accomplished by an exercise of power, in which sense it is synonymous with deed or effect. Action is a doing. Act is therefore single, individual, momentary; action a complex of acts, or a process, state, or habit of exerting power. We say a virtuous act, but rather a virtuous course of action. We speak of the action of an acid upon a metal, not of its act. Act is used, also, for the simple exertion of power; as, an act of will. In this sense an act does not necessarily imply an external effect, while an action does. Morally, the act of murder is in the determination to kill; legally, the act is not complete without the striking of the fatal blow. Act and deed are both used for the thing done, but act refers to the power put forth, deed to the result accomplished; as, a voluntary act, a bad deed. In connection with other words act is more usually qualified by the use of another noun, action by an adjective preceding; we may say a kind act, though oftener an act of kindness, but only a kind action, not an action of kindness. As between act and deed, deed is commonly used of great, notable, and impressive acts, as are achievement, exploit, and feat.

    Festus: We live in deeds, not years; in thoughts, not breaths.

    Bailey Festus, A Country Town, sc. 7.

    A feat exhibits strength, skill, personal power, whether mental or physical, especially the latter; as, a feat of arms, a feat of memory. An exploit is a conspicuous or glorious deed, involving valor or heroism, usually combined with strength, skill, loftiness of thought, and readiness of resource; an achievement is the doing of something great and noteworthy; an exploit is brilliant, but its effect may be transient; an achievement is solid, and its effect enduring. Act and action are both in contrast to all that is merely passive and receptive. The intensest action is easier than passive endurance.

    Synonyms:
    achievement, act, action, consummation, deed, doing, effect, execution, exercise, exertion, exploit, feat, motion, movement, operation, performance, proceeding, transaction, work

    Antonyms:
    cessation, deliberation, endurance, immobility, inaction, inactivity, inertia, passion (In philosophic sense), quiescence, quiet, repose, rest, suffering, suspension

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. accomplishment(n.)

    Synonyms:
    completion, performance, execution, achievement, consummation, fulfilment

  2. accomplishment(n.)

    Synonyms:
    acquirement, attainment, proficiency, stock of knowledge, mental resources

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. accomplishment(n)

    Synonyms:
    completion, fulfillment, execution, effectuation, attainment, acquirement, acquisition, grace

How to pronounce accomplishment?

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How to use accomplishment in a sentence?

  1. Emeasoba George:

    Success is defined as the accomplishment of a set goal, target or an objective within a specified or desired time or period. Success is direct opposite of failure. -Emeasoba George

  2. Carly Fiorina:

    Like Hillary Clinton, I too have traveled hundreds of thousands of miles around the globe, but unlike Hillary Clinton, I know that flying is an activity, not an accomplishment.

  3. Carly Fiorina:

    Hillary Clinton’s a highly intelligent woman, hard-working, she’s dedicated her life to public service, but unfortunately, she does not have a track record of accomplishment or transparency. … She’s not the woman for the White House.

  4. Nguyen Co Thatch, Vietnamese foreign minister:

    We are not without accomplishment. We have managed to distribute poverty equally.

  5. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    I am extremely proud to be an alumnus of The University of Manchester, England. The University gave me a wonderful opportunity to pursue my Ph.D. by awarding me with Dalton Chemical Research Scholarship, one of the most prestigious scholarships. It's surely the major accomplishment and a premier milestone in my life. My grateful thanks and heartfelt best wishes to The University of Manchester, one of the greatest Universities in the world.....this year ranked 5th in the UK and 38th worldwide. Keep it up, my Alma Mater.


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