The act of obtaining or that which is acquired attainment
- an ability which has been acquired by training
- The work of acquiring, or whatever is acquired; attainment.
(n.) The work of obtaining, or what is obtained; attainment.
Hucbald made rapid progress in the acquirement of various sciences and arts, including that of music, and at an early age composed a hymn in honour of St Andrew, which met with such success as to excite the jealousy of his uncle.