What does the word accomplishment mean?

Usage examples for accomplishment

  1. The pulpit, met by its own weapons and in its own field, will have to a certainty to measure its strength against it; and the standard of pulpit accomplishment and of theological education, instead of being lowered, must in consequence be greatly elevated. – Leading Articles on Various Subjects by Hugh Miller
  2. Good horsemanship was not so common among the young men of the place and its neighborhood that Maurice's accomplishment in that way could be overlooked. – A Mortal Antipathy by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.