Achievement noun - A successful result brought about by hard work.
Usage example: this improvement in your time for a 10K road race is quite an achievement!
How words are described
Both words in one sentence
- For a man, the loss of his virginity is an achievement.
Source: My Girl Is Not a Slut
- Though Death Is a Slap on the Wrist for Kit (she merely gets sent back to the last checkpoint she touched with no health or money loss), you get an achievement if you let her die nine times on the same level.
Source: Cats Have Nine Lives
- FTL: Faster Than Light, there's nothing stopping you from being as caring as possible to your crew, especially denying events that result in crew loss (or using blue options to circumvent them) to the point there's an achievement called "No Red Shirts Here".
Source: Videogame Caring Potential
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