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Definition of the verb accomplish

What does accomplish mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: accomplished | accomplishing | accomplishes

  1. put in effect
  2. to gain with effort

Alternative definition of the verb accomplish


  1. To finish successfully.
  2. To complete, as time or distance.
  3. To bring to an issue of full success; to effect; to perform; to execute fully; to fulfill; as, to 'accomplish' a design, an object, a promise.
  4. To equip or furnish thoroughly; hence, to complete in acquirements; to render accomplished; to polish.
  5. [obsolete] To gain; to obtain. - Shakespeare

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for accomplish

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Google previewHow to Design Stained Glass (2012)

by Jennie French

Any exercise you find difficult to accomplish is an area of weakness. By doing such stylized doodles over and over again, you perfect the craft of drawing. o o ==- 42. Student drawings from Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain (1979) by Betty ...

Google previewEcoscapes (2006)

Geographical Patternings of Relations by Gary Backhaus, John Murungi

What is required for what we have set out to accomplish is a corporeal thinking, a body-thinking. This body-thinking is ...

Google previewAnti-Aging Therapeutics Volume XIV (2012)

EReader Version by A4m American Academy

Perhaps the most important thing that the platelet growth factors accomplish is the establishment of a blood supply. Without a blood supply the stem ...

Google previewBrand Against the Machine (2011)

How to Build Your Brand, Cut Through the Marketing Noise, and Stand Out from the Competition by John Michael Morgan

Anything else you are attempting to accomplish is a waste of time, energy, and effort. Your website should start a conversation. That conversation could be with you, or it could be with a friend they are sharing the site with. Most of the time that ...

Google preview5 and 10 Cent Girl (2011)

by John J. Riley

It is just as easy to put your money in a mortgage as to go on paying rent forever —all you will ever accomplish is a box of rent receipts in the time it will take you to own a house. The area you live in now is a good investment. Prices are going ...

Google previewDictionary of Military Terms (2009)

by U.S. Department of Defense

The joint force maritime component commander is given the authority necessary to accomplish missions and tasks assigned by the establishing commander. Also called JFMCC. See also joint force commander. (JP 3-0) joint force ...

Google previewDictionary of Food Ingredients (2013)

by Robert S. Igoe

use of a quantity that does not exceed the amount reasonably required to accomplish its intended function; (b) the reduced use to the extent reasonably possible of the quantity of a substance that ...

Google previewDictionary of Health Information Technology and Security (2007)

MINIMUM NECESSARY: The amount of protected health information shared among internal or external parties determined to be the smallest amount needed to accomplish its purpose for use or disclosure; the amount of health information or ...

Google previewAnglo-Saxon and English Dictionary (1848)

by Joseph Bosworth

od To perfect, accomplish fulfil practise. — -fremman To eacecute,accomplish, perfect.—freólíc Very free, liberal.—fyllan To fulJil, accomplish.

Google previewThe American and English Encyclopaedia of Law (1887)

intent to commit a rape, inasmuch as an attempt to do a thing necessarily involves an intent to accomplish what is attempted; but in the same State it has been held that an allegation in an indictment that an assault was made with an attempt to ...

Google previewA New Universal Etymological, Technological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language, Embracing All the Terms Used in Science, Literature and Art (1858)

by John CRAIG (F.G.S.)

Accomplish, ak-kom'plish, v. a. (accomplir, Fr. from compleo, Lat.) ...

Google previewAllison's Webster's Counting-house Dictionary of the English Language (1884)

And Dictionary of Electricity, Electrical Terms and Apparatus by William L. Allison

ACCOMPLISH. «. drawing front 1 a separating cf ideas; absence of ltuntf; a purloining. Abstractly, (ab'strakt-Ii) ad. separately ; by itself. Abstruse, (ab-fctroos) a. difficult to be understood. Abstrusely, (ab-strocs'll) ad. not plainly ; obscurely, darkly ...

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Usage statistics about accomplish

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All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts. (James Allen)
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Scrabble value of A1C3C3O1M3P3L1I1S1H4

The value of this 10-letter word is 21 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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