Definition of "accomplish" []

  • To succeed in doing; bring to pass. See Synonyms at perform. (verb-transitive)
  • To reach the end of; complete. (verb-transitive)
  • To manage to do; achieve (verb)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • To conclude successfully; complete (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "accomplish" in a sentence
  • "What they are really trying to accomplish is to deny any coverage to any woman who gets an abortion whether she has additional private insurance or pays out of pocket."
  • "The only thing she's likely to accomplish is to destroy the Democratic Party."
  • "The first thing any rifle/cartridge combo has to accomplish is to make a hole where you point it."