accomplished accomplished  /ə ˈkɑm plɪʃt/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) highly skilled
  2. (adj) successfully completed or brought to an end
  3. (adj) settled securely and unconditionally

Usage(s):

  1. But for all their zeal the churches have accomplished very little.
  2. I will say this: Celebrity Boxing accomplished something I thought was impossible.
  3. Now, having accomplished so much in so many different parts of ABC News, Charlie has decided it is time for him to step down.

News

  1. NBA Finals 2013: Gregg Popovich is proud of what the San Antonio Spurs accomplished

    Gregg Popovich and the San Antonio Spurs endured two crushing defeats after being 30 seconds away from an NBA Title in Game 6 but he couldn't be prouder of his team. "What they accomplished this year is something nobody would have expected." Popovich said as he fielded questions after the conclusion of the NBA Finals . Full coverage of the Heat's back-to-back championships The Spurs finished the ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: SB Nation

  2. First Potomac Sells Industrial Assets

    First Potomac recently accomplished the sale of a significant part of its industrial portfolio. The sell-offs have helped the company reap $259 million in total.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Zacks via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Tell your kids family stories. It could determine their future.

    My wife, Rique, is a big talker (and an accomplished listener). When we first met, I told her she spoke in paragraphs. I meant it as a compliment. She wasn’t so sure. She believes in the power of the spoken word, in the magic of stories. And she uses a full arsenal of language in her role as a teacher of young children in a therapeutic school. She believes that words are actions, not just ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "Being ranked No. 1 shows respect for what we've accomplished through the early part of the season, but nobody really knows who is No. 1 at this point," Texas coach Mack Brown said Sunday.
    on Oct 12, 2008 By: Mack Brown Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "I am honored and grateful that such a dedicated and accomplished individual has agreed to serve as the representative of the United States to the Irish people. Dan Rooney is an unwavering supporter of Irish peace, culture and education," Obama...
    on Mar 17, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: FOXNews

  3. "General Lute is a tremendously accomplished military leader who understands war and government and knows how to get things done," Bush said in a statement.
    on May 15, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Washington Post

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maxim maxim
/ˈmæk səm /