achieve englannista suomeksi
päästä päämäärään, saavuttaa, päästä tavoitteeseen
To succeed in something, now especially in academic performance. (defdate)
(RQ:Taylor Saturday Evenin)
- Supposing faculties and powers to be the same, far more may be achieved in any line by the aid of a capital, invigorating motive than without it.
1590, (w), ''(w)'', III.1:
- Full many Countreyes they did overronne, / From the uprising to the setting Sunne, / And many hard adventures did atchieve (..)
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c. 1601-1602, (w), ''(w), II-v''
- Some are born great, some achieve greatness.
(RQ:Milton Paradise Lost)
To obtain (a material thing). (defdate)
(RQ:Prior Carmen Secular)
Show all the spoils by valiant kings achieved.
c. 1603-1604, (w), ''(w), II-i''
- He hath achieved a maid / That paragons description.