ACHIEVEMENTS in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of ACHIEVEMENTS
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Definitions:     Search Merriam-Webster
 n.  feat; accomplishment; award for completing a particular task or meeting an objective
 v.  gain with effort; accomplish; fulfill
 a.  capable of existing or taking place or proving true; possible to do
Example Sentence: (197 in 14 pages)
1  Here comes today with special pride in all the achievements you have made.
2  Death comes to all, but great achievements raise a monument which shall endure until the sun grows old.
3  The fact that he is so young makes his achievements even more impressive.
4  As you take your new road, We wish you a cup of success, A pint of happiness, And a jug of achievements.
5  Her early achievements were prophetic of her future greatness.
6  I don't want to diminish her achievements, but she did have a lot of help.
7  Throughout history the achievements of women have been largely ignored.
8  The newspaper gave an editorial appraisal of the government's achievements of the past year.
9  The start of a new year is a good time to reflect on the many achievements of the past.
10  The aim is to relate their educational achievements to their experiences at school and to their parents' help at home.
11  The differences in the children's achievements were not wholly explicable in terms of their social backgrounds.
12  We take great pride in our achievements.
13  Visitors were amazed at the achievements in the car manufacture of the city during the past decade.
14  I always rejoice in my comrades' achievements.
15  He was proud of his genealogy and constantly referred to the achievements of his ancestors.
Classic Sentence: (82 in 6 pages)
1  For he thought that in saving the Capitol, he had himself done as much as Camillus to preserve Rome, and that in respect of his other warlike achievements he was no whit behind him.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER VIII.
2  Never did any man by the most splendid achievements gain for himself so great a name for wisdom and prudence as is justly due to Junius Brutus for feigning to be a fool.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER II.
3  The Venetians, if their achievements are considered, will be seen to have acted safely and gloriously so long as they sent to war their own men, when with armed gentlemen and plebians they did valiantly.
The Prince By Nicolo Machiavelli
4  We have seen the magnificent grandeur and the magnificent achievements of one of the great metropolitan cities of the South.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter XVII.
5  I am bound to say that in all the accounts which you have been so good as to give of my own small achievements you have habitually underrated your own abilities.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By A. Conan Doyle
Get Context   In Chapter 1. Mr. Sherlock Holmes
6  A collection of my trifling achievements would certainly be incomplete which contained no account of this very singular business.
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In VI. The Adventure of The Musgrave Ritual
7  I mentioned the prudent management of our treasury; the valour and achievements of our forces, by sea and land.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan Swift
Get Context   In PART 2: CHAPTER VI.
8  My feelings are profound, but I possessed a coolness of judgment that fitted me for illustrious achievements.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 24
9  Later he began to study his deeds, his failures, and his achievements.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen Crane
Get Context   In Chapter 24
10  His starched collars and got-up shirt-fronts were achievements of character.
Heart of Darkness By Joseph Conrad
Get Context   In I
11  Let our remotest posterity recall your achievements this day with pride.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 10: CHAPTER XXVI
12  He felt that he had been drawn back in among people, and from the doctor and the locksmith he expected great and surprising achievements - although he did not really distinguish one from the other.
Metamorphosis By Franz Kafka
Get Context   In I
13  And as he felt the frenzy of her achieving her own orgasmic satisfaction from his hard, erect passivity, he had a curious sense of pride and satisfaction.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence
Get Context   In Chapter 3
14  But the Turkish Knight was denied even the chance of achieving this by the fluttering ribbons which she dared not brush aside.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: 6 The Two Stand Face to Face
15  Conversely, when two consecutive princes are of rare excellence, we commonly find them achieving results which win for them enduring renown.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XIX.