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accomplish

verb [T] uk   /əˈkʌm.plɪʃ/  us   /-ˈkɑːm-/
C1 to finish something successfully or to achieve something: The students accomplished the task in less than ten minutes. She accomplished such a lot during her visit. I feel as if I've accomplished nothing since I left my job.
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in Arabic يُنجِز, يُتِمّ…
in Korean 성취하다…
in Malaysian laksanakan…
in French accomplir…
in Turkish başarmak, üstesinden gelmek…
in Italian portare a termine, compiere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 完成, 實現, 達到…
in Russian выполнять…
in Polish osiągać…
in Vietnamese hoàn thành…
in Spanish realizar, lograr…
in Portuguese realizar, alcançar…
in Thai ทำสำเร็จ…
in German schaffen…
in Catalan acomplir, dur a terme…
in Japanese ~を成し遂げる, 達成する…
in Indonesian menyelesaikan, menyempurnakan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 完成, 实现, 达到…
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