- suc·cess·ful·ly, adverb
- suc·cess·ful·ness, noun
- half-suc·cess·ful, adjective
- half-suc·cess·ful·ly, adverb
- half-suc·cess·ful·ness, noun
- non·suc·cess·ful, adjective
- non·suc·cess·ful·ly, adverb
- pre·suc·cess·ful, adjective
- pre·suc·cess·ful·ly, adverb
- qua·si-suc·cess·ful, adjective
- qua·si-suc·cess·ful·ly, adverb
- sem·i·suc·cess·ful, adjective
- sem·i·suc·cess·ful·ly, adverb
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How to use successful in a sentence
Many successful impact investors already follow this playbook.Opportunity Zones haven’t fully reached their potential, but don’t write them off yet | jakemeth | September 16, 2020 | Fortune
I don’t know if these work from home or workout from home stocks will end up being as successful as these companies.
What are they passionate about, even when the world has titled them “successful.”Kerby Jean-Raymond Launch ‘Your Friends In New York’ | Nandi Howard | September 11, 2020 | Essence.com
Truth be told, building a successful startup is a never-ending learning curve.
Sarah, the CEO of a successful SEO agency, gets introduced to the CEO of another successful ecommerce company through a common friend.SEO proposals: Particular challenges and how to avoid getting a silent no | SEOmonitor | September 10, 2020 | Search Engine Watch
Malaysian-based entrepreneur Tony Fernandes has turned AirAsia into the most successful low cost airline in southeast Asia.Annoying Airport Delays Might Prevent You From Becoming the Next AirAsia 8501 | Clive Irving | January 6, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
Do those things," he said, "and you'll have half a chance of being successful.
Beyoncé has, for close to a decade now, been a deity in entertainment: untouchable, successful, divine.Bow Down, Bitches: How Beyoncé Turned an Elevator Brawl Into a Perfect Year | Kevin Fallon | December 31, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Just how many fake nodes would be needed in order to pull off a successful Sybil attack against Tor is not known.
But even interrogating successful proposals leads to unsatisfactory reasoning.
Then, if you gentlemen are successful here, and capture Fulton and Jefferson City, our brightest hopes will be fulfilled.The Courier of the Ozarks | Byron A. Dunn
The result of this mission was eminently successful; a special treaty was drawn up and Spain sold Louisiana to France.Napoleon's Marshals | R. P. Dunn-Pattison
A small contingent of the members hurried off to applaud the successful comic opera of the hour.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3) | Charles James Wills
According to the general verdict, she was equally successful in oils and water-colors.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D. | Clara Erskine Clement
Not only have its fundamental principles been fully vindicated but in most details the working of the measure has been successful.Readings in Money and Banking | Chester Arthur Phillips
British Dictionary definitions for successful
having succeeded in one's endeavours
marked by a favourable outcome
having obtained fame, wealth, etc
- successfully, adverb
- successfulness, noun
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