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achieve

a·chieve

achieve

 
 
pronunciation:
chiv
part of speech: verb
inflections: achieved, achieves, achieving
definition: to do or complete something with success.
He wanted to become famous, and he achieved his goal.
 
synonyms:
accomplish, carry out, perform
similar words:
complete, conclude, finish, perfect
derivations: achievable (adj.), achiever (n.)