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Definition of "attaining" []

  • To achieve or accomplish (a task, goal, aim, etc) (verb)
  • To reach or arrive at in space or time (verb)
  • To arrive (at) with effort or exertion (verb)
  • Present participle of attain. (verb)

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Use "attaining" in a sentence
  • "I was extremely popular with the veteran population and was extremely successful in attaining their long awaited benefits."
  • "Connie: I had no idea that medical schools admitted high numbers of poli sci & English majors, due to their ease in attaining high GPAs./sarcasm"
  • "I had no idea that medical schools admitted high numbers of poli sci & English majors, due to their ease in attaining high GPAs./sarcasm."