Translation of achieve in Spanish:

achieve

Pronunciation: /əˈtʃiːv/

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1.1 (accomplish) lograr the meeting didn't achieve much no se logró demasiado en la reunión to achieve the impossible lograr or conseguir* lo imposible her teachers told her she would never achieve anything sus profesores le dijeron que nunca llegaría a nada you have achieved a remarkable feat has hecho una verdadera hazaña
    More example sentences
    • O'Neill has told his players that pretty football must be secondary to achieving the right result.
    • The left wing of the attack achieved its objectives but the right wing failed completely.
    • We are achieving significant results in reducing crime and the fear of crime.
    1.2 (attain) [success/victory/improvement] conseguir*, obtener*; [aim/object] lograr, conseguir*, alcanzar*; [ambition] hacer* realidad what do you hope to achieve by that? ¿qué esperas conseguir or lograr con eso?

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • tener* éxito

Definition of achieve in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day timba
f
game …
Cultural fact of the day

Did you know that the primary meaning of almuerzo is lunch? It is used only in this sense in most of Latin America. In Spain and Mexico, where comida is the usual word for lunch, almuerzo can also be a mid-morning snack.