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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [uh-cheev]
    • /əˈtʃiv/
    • /əˈtʃiː.vər/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [uh-cheev]
    • /əˈtʃiv/

Definitions of achievers word

  • verb with object achievers to bring to a successful end; carry through; accomplish: The police crackdown on speeders achieved its purpose. 1
  • verb with object achievers to get or attain by effort; gain; obtain: to achieve victory. 1
  • verb without object achievers to bring about an intended result; accomplish some purpose or effect. 1
  • noun achievers Plural form of achiever. 1
  • noun achievers plural of achiever. 0

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Origin of achievers

First appearance:

before 1275
One of the 13% oldest English words
1275-1325; Middle English acheven < Old French achever to finish, from phrase a chef to (the) head (i.e., to conclusion). See chief

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Parts of speech for Achievers


achievers popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 87% 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.

achievers usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for achievers

noun achievers

  • mover and shaker — a person who has power and influence, esp., a member of a group having power and influence
  • motivator — to provide with a motive, or a cause or reason to act; incite; impel.
  • achiever — A high achiever is someone who is successful in their studies or their work, usually as a result of their efforts. A low achiever is someone who achieves less than those around them.
  • go-getter — an enterprising, aggressive person.
  • doer — a person or thing that does something, especially a person who gets things done with vigor and efficiency.

Antonyms for achievers

noun achievers

Top questions with achievers

  • presidential who's who among business and professional achievers?

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