Definition of attainment:
learning, acquisition, realization, actuality, growth, feat, baby, progress, improvement, science, a feather in your cap, proficiency, summit, skill, advance, accomplishment, pass, acquirement, actualization, effort, do, handiwork, feat, progression, coup, advancement, development, the fruit/fruits of something.
- addition (part of speech: noun)
- success (part of speech: noun)
- arrival (part of speech: noun)
- "The Autobiography of a Journalist, Volume I", William James Stillman.
The verdict of history is that for men in the position of the Ulster Unionists, the path of honour and patriotism, and the path of true self- interest, lies in co- operation with their fellow- citizens for the attainment of political freedom under the Crown.- "The Framework of Home Rule", Erskine Childers.
A problem of life- work, if you will; the question being, what can be done with fifteen hundred human beings accustomed only to poverty and hard work, to bring them to their nearest attainment of happy and useful living.- "The Gold of Chickaree", Susan Warner.