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1 a person or thing that is successful
  • their homemade jellies have been such a success that they are now distributed nationwide

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2 a successful result brought about by hard work
  • a long list of successes that the retiring president of the college can point to with pride

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The first known use of success was in 1537

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“Success.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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