ACHIEVEMENT By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 noun. 1. the actual achievement of an intended target, or the target itself. ACHIEVEMENT: "All the students were thrilled to have reached their level of achievement and would be rewarded at the end of the week with a class party." Related Psychology Terms WIDE RANGE ACHIEVEMENT TEST (WRAT) PERFORMANCE EVALUATION PROGRESSIVE ACHIEVEMENT TESTS 1 (PAT) NEED FOR ACHIEVEMENT (N-ACH) PARALOGISM WANDERLUST ACHIEVEMENT TEST THAT'S-NOT-ALL TECHNIQUE TRIAL ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ACHIEVEMENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/achievement/ (accessed March 15, 2020).