Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)
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Achieve (Page: 15)
A*chieve" (#), v. t.
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. I. Taylor.
Some are born great, some achieve greatness. Shak.
Thou hast achieved our liberty. Milton.[[Obs]., with a material thing as the aim.]
Show all the spoils by valiant kings achieved. Prior.
He hath achieved a maid That paragons description. Shak.