Examples of successful in a sentence
the play had a successful run on Broadway
sold their successful dry-cleaning business and retired to Hawaii
First Known Use of successful
SUCCESSFUL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of successful for English Language Learners
: having the correct or desired result : ending in success
: having gotten or achieved wealth, respect, or fame
SUCCESSFUL Defined for Kids
Definition of successful for Students
1 : resulting or ending well or in success My attempt to swim across the harbor was successful.
2 : gaining or having gained success a successful business
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