Learn English – How would you describe a person that has many achievements


I've thought of achiever, but I need an adjective.
For example: Todd has many achievements; he is ___________.

Best Answer

"Accomplished" may be a good fit. It means either having achieved in many different things, or having mastered a particular body of knowledge.

A "Renaissance Man" is one who excells in many different things. Thomas Jefferson was a Renaissance Man: Statesman, botanist, vintner, writer.

Ella Fitzgerald was an accomplished musician. She performed masterfully for many years, solo and with other singers, in person and in the recording studio.