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success

 
Noun success has 4 senses
  1. success - an event that accomplishes its intended purpose; "let's call heads a success and tails a failure"; "the election was a remarkable success for Republicans"
    --1 is a kind of
    happening, occurrence, natural event
    Antonyms: failure
    --1 has particulars: barnburner; Godspeed; victory, triumph; bite
  2. success - an attainment that is successful; "his success in the marathon was unexpected"; "his new play was a great success"
    --2 is a kind of
    attainment
    --2 has particulars:
     winning; hit, smash, smasher, strike, bang; bell ringer, bull's eye, mark, home run; conquest; coup; flying colors, flying colours; passing, pass, qualifying; overturn, upset; seduction, conquest; score; solution
  3. success - a state of prosperity or fame; "he is enjoying great success"; "he does not consider wealth synonymous with success"
    --3 is a kind of
    prosperity, successfulness
    Antonyms: failure
    --3 has particulars: big time; pay dirt
  4. achiever, winner, success, succeeder - a person with a record of successes; "his son would never be the achiever that his father was"; "only winners need apply"; "if you want to be a success you have to dress like a success"
    --4 is a kind of person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, human, soul
    --4 has particulars: first lady; highflier, highflyer; natural; sleeper
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