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1. success

noun. ['səkˈsɛs'] an event that accomplishes its intended purpose.

Synonyms

  • triumph
  • bite
  • occurrence
  • barnburner
  • happening
  • Godspeed
  • natural event
  • victory

Antonyms

  • failure
  • stay in place
  • be born
  • survive

Etymology

  • successus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Success

  • transgress
  • nevertheless
  • stds
  • nonetheless
  • l'express
  • dispossess
  • convalesce
  • tcas
  • simplesse
  • repossess
  • reinvests
  • progress
  • kjos
  • hces
  • express'
  • express
  • distress
  • compress
  • cmos
  • adss
  • abts
  • uys
  • uss
  • undress
  • suppress
  • suggests
  • requests
  • repress
  • regress
  • redress

How do you pronounce success?

Pronounce success as səkˈsɛs.

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How do you spell success? Is it sucess ?

A common misspelling of success is sucess

Sentences with success


1. Noun, singular or mass
A student who is tough on his books may have more success with an e-reader and a durable case.

Quotes about success


1. Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
- Winston S. Churchill

2. What is success? I think it is a mixture of having a flair for the thing that you are doing; knowing that it is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.
- Margaret Thatcher

3. If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
- Henry Ford

2. success

noun. ['səkˈsɛs'] an attainment that is successful.

Synonyms

  • overturn
  • pass
  • bang
  • score
  • smash
  • bell ringer
  • attainment
  • winning
  • home run
  • seduction
  • hit
  • solution
  • flying colours
  • mark
  • qualifying
  • strike
  • bull's eye
  • conquest
  • passing
  • flying colors
  • coup
  • upset

Antonyms

  • man
  • keep down
  • dematerialize
  • dematerialise

Etymology

  • successus (Latin)

3. success

noun. ['səkˈsɛs'] a state of prosperity or fame.

Synonyms

  • prosperity
  • big time
  • successfulness
  • unsuccessful
  • pay dirt

Antonyms

  • unsuccessful
  • failure
  • decertify
  • recede

Etymology

  • successus (Latin)

4. success

noun. ['səkˈsɛs'] a person with a record of successes.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • highflier
  • sleeper
  • highflyer
  • succeeder
  • natural
  • winner
  • person
  • individual
  • first lady
  • achiever
  • great
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • forbid
  • invalidate
  • disapprove
  • disallow

Etymology

  • successus (Latin)
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