Accomplished

  • 1 Accomplished — Ac*com plished, a. 1. Completed; effected; established; as, an accomplished fact. [1913 Webster] 2. Complete in acquirements as the result usually of training; commonly in a good sense; as, an accomplished scholar, an accomplished villain. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 accomplished — accomplished; un·accomplished; …

    English syllables

  • 3 accomplished — [ə käm′plisht, ə kum′plisht] adj. 1. done; done successfully; completed 2. skilled; proficient [an accomplished pianist] 3. having social poise; polished …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 accomplished — index capable, cognizant, competent, complete (ended), deft, expert, facile, familiar ( …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 accomplished — (adj.) late 15c., perfect as a result of training, pp. adjective from ACCOMPLISH (Cf. accomplish) (q.v.). Meaning completed is from 1570s …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 accomplished — finished, *consummate Analogous words: *proficient, skillful, skilled, adept, expert, masterly: *versatile, many sided, all around …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 accomplished — [adj] skilled in activity able, adept, brainy, consummate, cool*, cultivated, expert, gifted, hep*, hip*, masterly, polished, practiced, proficient, savvy, sharp, skillful, talented, wised up*, with it*; concepts 326,528 Ant. inept, inexpert,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 8 accomplished — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ highly trained or skilled …

    English terms dictionary

  • 9 Accomplished — Accomplish Ac*com plish, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Accomplished}, p. pr. & vb. n. {Accomplishing}.] [OE. acomplissen, OF. accomplir, F. accomplir; L. ad + complere to fill up, complete. See {Complete}, {Finish}.] 1. To complete, as time or distance.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 accomplished — adj. VERBS ▪ be ▪ become ADVERB ▪ highly, very ▪ technically ▪ a t …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 11 accomplished — ac|com|plished [əˈkʌmplıʃt US əˈka:m , əˈkʌm ] adj 1.) an accomplished writer, painter, singer etc is very skilful highly/very accomplished ▪ a highly accomplished designer 2.) an accomplished fact BrE something that is known to be true and… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 accomplished — adjective Date: 15th century 1. a. proficient as the result of practice or training < an accomplished dancer >; also skillfully done or produced < an accomplished film > b. having many social accomplishments …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 13 accomplished — adjective a) Completed; effected; established; as, an accomplished fact b) Complete in acquirements as the result usually of training; commonly in a good sense; as, an accomplished scholar, an accomplished villain …

    Wiktionary

  • 14 accomplished — [[t]əkʌ̱mplɪʃt, AM əkɒ̱m [/t]] ADJ GRADED If someone is accomplished at something, they are very good at it. [FORMAL] She is an accomplished painter and a prolific author of stories for children. ...one of the most accomplished composers of our… …

    English dictionary

  • 15 accomplished — /euh kom plisht/, adj. 1. completed; done; effected: an accomplished fact. 2. highly skilled; expert: an accomplished pianist. 3. having all the social graces, manners, and other attainments of polite society. [1350 1400; ME; see ACCOMPLISH, ED2] …

    Universalium

  • 16 accomplished — ac|com|plished [ ə kʌmplıʃt ] adjective good at doing something that needs a lot of skill, for example in art, music, or sports: one of Scotland s most accomplished pianists a. very skillfully done: an accomplished performance …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17 accomplished — UK [əˈkʌmplɪʃt] / US adjective a) good at doing something that needs a lot of skill, for example in art, music, or sport one of Scotland s most accomplished pianists b) very skilfully done an accomplished painting/book/performance …

    English dictionary

  • 18 accomplished — ac•com•plished [[t]əˈkɒm plɪʃt[/t]] adj. 1) completed; effected: an accomplished fact[/ex] 2) highly skilled; expert: an accomplished pianist[/ex] 3) having the social graces of polite society • Etymology: 1350–1400 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 19 accomplished — /əˈkʌmplɪʃt / (say uh kumplisht), / ˈkɒm / (say kom ) adjective 1. completed; effected: an accomplished fact. 2. perfected in knowledge or training; expert: an accomplished scholar. 3. perfected in the graces and attainments of polite society …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 20 accomplished — adj. accomplished at * * * [ə kʌmplɪʃt] accomplishedat …

    Combinatory dictionary