Something completed or attained successfully
His object is the attainment of truth in matters of fact.
There never was or could have been such an aim, for it would have been senseless and its attainment quite impossible.
But there is still a higher attainment; it is not enough to be sinless, one must become " God."
Their scepticism is simply of a means to the attainment of a further end.
The attainment of independence freed the island from this debt, and from enormous contemplated additions to cover the expense incurred by Spain during the last insurrection.