Definition of attainability in US English:



  • See attainable

    • ‘This important psychological insight tells us that something which is completely beyond attainability cannot become an object of desire.’
    • ‘Russell sets out to expose simplistic and overly optimistic views about the attainability of truth and rationality and he demonstrates effectively the need for caution.’
    • ‘The court does not have to enter upon the attainability of that purpose.’
    • ‘The degree to which higher education is emphasized is relative to its attainability and usefulness.’
    • ‘They still believe in the attainability of an ideal world.’