Definition of attainable in English:



  • Able to be attained; achievable.

    ‘yields in excess of 6 % are easily attainable’
    ‘an attainable target’
    • ‘Planting trees is simple, attainable and the results can be seen right away.’
    • ‘Once we believe the goals are attainable, we invest the effort and resources necessary to ensure success.’
    • ‘For example, losing 20 pounds in three months is a realistic and attainable goal.’
    • ‘Proportionate justice is neither attainable nor desirable.’
    • ‘So when we say five per cent growth rate - that is an attainable target by the end of 2005.’
    • ‘This superior wisdom is only attainable through the practice of meditation.’
    achievable, obtainable, accessible, within reach, at hand, reachable, winnable, securable, realizable
    practicable, workable, manageable, realistic, reasonable, viable, feasible, possible, within the bounds of possibility, within the realms of possibility, potential, conceivable, imaginable
    doable, get-at-able, up for grabs
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