To carry on to a final close; to bring out into a perfected state; to accomplish
; to perform
; -- as, to achieve a feat, an exploit, an enterprise.
"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
°To obtain, or gain, as the result of exertion; to succeed in gaining; to win.
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness - Shakespeare, Twelfth Night, II-v"