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at·tain·ment

 (ə-tān′mənt)
n.
1. The act of attaining or the condition of being attained.
2. Something, such as an accomplishment or achievement, that is attained.

attainment

(əˈteɪnmənt)
n
an achievement or the act of achieving; accomplishment

at•tain•ment

(əˈteɪn mənt)

n.
1. the act of attaining.
2. something attained; a personal acquirement; achievement.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.attainment - the act of achieving an aim; "the attainment of independence"
accomplishment, achievement - the action of accomplishing something
record - an extreme attainment; the best (or worst) performance ever attested (as in a sport); "he tied the Olympic record"; "coffee production last year broke all previous records"; "Chicago set the homicide record"
success - an attainment that is successful; "his success in the marathon was unexpected"; "his new play was a great success"
course credit, credit - recognition by a college or university that a course of studies has been successfully completed; typically measured in semester hours
rise to power, accession - the act of attaining or gaining access to a new office or right or position (especially the throne); "Elizabeth's accession in 1558"
2.attainment - arrival at a new stage; "his attainment of puberty was delayed by malnutrition"
arrival, reaching - accomplishment of an objective
3.attainment - an ability that has been acquired by trainingattainment - an ability that has been acquired by training
ability, power - possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done; "danger heightened his powers of discrimination"
craftsmanship, workmanship, craft - skill in an occupation or trade
horsemanship - skill in handling and riding horses
literacy - the ability to read and write
marksmanship - skill in shooting
mastership - the skill of a master
mixology - skill in preparing mixed drinks
numeracy - skill with numbers and mathematics
oarsmanship - skill as an oarsman
salesmanship - skill in selling; skill in persuading people to buy; "he read a book on salesmanship but it didn't help"
seamanship - skill in sailing
showmanship - the ability to present something (especially theatrical shows) in an attractive manner
soldiering, soldiership - skills that are required for the life of soldier
swordsmanship - skill in fencing

attainment

attainment

noun
Something completed or attained successfully:
Translations

attainment

[əˈteɪnmənt]
A. N
1. (= achieving) [of knowledge] → logro m; [of happiness] → logro m, conquista f; [of independence, freedom] → conquista f, consecución f; [of goal, aim] → logro m, consecución f
difficult of attainmentde difícil consecución, de difícil realización
2. (= accomplishment) → logro m
3. attainments (= skill) → talento msing (in para) (= knowledge) → conocimientos mpl (in de)
B. CPD attainment target N (Brit) (Scol) → nivel m básico estipulado

attainment

[əˈteɪnmənt] n
(= achievement) [aim] → réalisation f, obtention f
(= skill) → connaissance f; [school pupil] → résultat m

attainment

n
(= act of attaining)Erreichung f, → Erreichen nt; (of knowledge, happiness, prosperity, power)Erlangen nt; difficult/easy etc of attainment (form)schwierig/leicht zu erreichen or erlangen
(usu pl: = accomplishment) → Fertigkeit f; a low/high standard of attainmentein niedriger/hoher Leistungsstandard

attainment

[əˈteɪnmənt] (frm) n (of ambition) → realizzazione f; (of position, happiness) → raggiungimento; (achievement) → risultato ottenuto
attainments (accomplishments) → cognizioni fpl (acquisite)
linguistic attainments → abilità fpl linguistiche
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To date, over 30 municipalities have adopted the attainment goal and several local communities have made progress toward educational attainment through cross-sector collaboration.
The Blue Coat School was the best-performing school in the city and surrounding area at GCSEs last year, based on the Government's Attainment 8 measure.
Renfrewshire Literacy Approach works to narrow the attainment gap in literacy between pupils from low and high income households.
This is according to new Educational Attainment data released today from the U.
THE attainment gap between poorer young people and their more affluent peers has narrowed for the second successive year, new figures have shown.
Attainment in reading and mathematics at the expected standard or above in 2016 is considerably below attainment at level 4b or above in 2015.
Labour education spokesman Iain Gray said: "While the First Minister poses for photo ops in the Borders, her government are only delivering attainment funding to two schools out of 63 in the area.
States with non-attainment areas would have until 2020 to late 2037 to meet the proposed health standard, with attainment dates varying based on the ozone level in the area.
Newcastle School Stars - Attainment 5555 Stars - Teaching 5555 Stars - Progress 5545 Stars - Attendance 54452 Overall Stars 5555 Overall Score 83.
The measure, The Clean Air, Strong Economies (CASE) Act, would require the agency to focus on getting counties that have not yet complied with current smog standards to demonstrate attainment before moving on to set a new standard.
The process of bonding, especially through maternal role attainment, is essential for basic survival needs of the child and mental health needs of both the mother and child.
I focus on changes in human capital, using the share of the adult population that has a bachelor's degree, often referred to as the BA attainment rate, to measure it.