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English definition of “achieve”


verb [T]    /əˈtʃiv/
to do or obtain something that you wanted after planning and working to make it happen : She achieved her objective of qualifying for the US Olympic team . I am hopeful that we can achieve peace eventually , but it is not going to be easy . achievable    /əˈtʃi·və·bəl/ adjective [not gradable] Increasing sales by 5 percent is an achievable goal .
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