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something impressive and often dangerous that someone does
something difficult that you succeed in doing, especially after working hard over a period of time
the fact of achieving something
something impressive that someone has done or created
the process of achieving something that you have planned or hoped for, or the moment when this happens
the highest level of achievement in something
formal the process of achieving an aim or particular level of success
the act of doing or achieving something that is promised or expected
an achievement that you can feel pleased and satisfied about
the good results that you get from something such as hard work
in competitive cycling, the illegal use of motors on bikes in order to gain advantage over other riders
in golf, a gentle hit of the ball so that it rolls along the ground a short distance towards the...
be reversed; be as if it had never happened
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