accomplish etymology

English word accomplish comes from Old French acompliss-

Detailed word origin of accomplish

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
acompliss- Old French (fro)
acomplissen Middle English (enm)
accomplish English (eng) (transitive) To complete, as time or distance.. (transitive) To execute fully; to fulfill; to complete successfully.. (transitive) To finish successfully.. (transitive, archaic) To equip or furnish thoroughly; hence, to complete in acquirements; to render accomplished; to polish.. (transitive, obsolete) To gain; to obtain.