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successful

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adjective suc·cess·ful \-fəl\

Simple Definition of successful

  • : having the correct or desired result : ending in success

  • : having gotten or achieved wealth, respect, or fame

Full Definition of successful

  1. 1 :  resulting or terminating in success <a successful attempt>

  2. 2 :  gaining or having gained success <a successful investor>

suc·cess·ful·ly play \-fə-lē\ adverb
suc·cess·ful·ness noun

Examples of successful

  1. <the play had a successful run on Broadway>

  2. <sold their successful dry-cleaning business and retired to Hawaii>



1588

First Known Use of successful

1588

Rhymes with successful



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