Supposing faculties and powers to be the same, far more may be achieved in any line by the aid of a capital, invigorating motive than without it.
Some are born great, some achieve greatness.
Thou hast achieved our liberty.
[[Obs]., with a material thing as the aim.]
Show all the spoils by valiant kings achieved.
He hath achieved a maid
That paragons description.
Syn. -- To accomplish; effect; fulfill; complete; execute; perform; realize; obtain. See Accomplish.