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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [uh-kom-plish-muh nt]
    • /əˈkɒm plɪʃ mənt/
    • /əˈkʌm.plɪʃ.mənt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [uh-kom-plish-muh nt]
    • /əˈkɒm plɪʃ mənt/

Definitions of accomplishment word

  • countable noun accomplishment An accomplishment is something remarkable that has been done or achieved. 3
  • countable noun accomplishment Your accomplishments are the things that you can do well or the important things that you have done. 3
  • uncountable noun accomplishment The accomplishment of something is the fact of achieving or finishing it. 3
  • noun accomplishment the act of carrying out or achieving 3
  • noun accomplishment something achieved or successfully completed 3
  • noun accomplishment skill or talent 3

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Origin of accomplishment

First appearance:

before 1425
One of the 25% oldest English words
1425-75; late Middle English; see accomplish, -ment. Compare French accomplissement

Historical Comparancy

Parts of speech for Accomplishment


accomplishment popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 90% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

accomplishment usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for accomplishment

noun accomplishment

  • talent — a special natural ability or aptitude: a talent for drawing.
  • ability — Your ability to do something is the fact that you can do it.
  • effort — exertion of physical or mental power: It will take great effort to achieve victory.
  • capability — If you have the capability or the capabilities to do something, you have the ability or the qualities that are necessary to do it.
  • triumph — the act, fact, or condition of being victorious or triumphant; victory; conquest.

Antonyms for accomplishment

noun accomplishment

  • inability — lack of ability; lack of power, capacity, or means: his inability to make decisions.
  • incapacity — lack of ability, qualification, or strength; incapability.
  • weakness — the state or quality of being weak; lack of strength, firmness, vigor, or the like; feebleness.
  • ignorance — the state or fact of being ignorant; lack of knowledge, learning, information, etc.
  • incompetence — the quality or condition of being incompetent; lack of ability.

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