What does successful mean?

Definitions for successfulsəkˈsɛs fəl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word successful.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. successful(adj)

    having succeeded or being marked by a favorable outcome

    "a successful architect"; "a successful business venture"

Wiktionary

  1. successful(Adjective)

    Resulting in success; assuring, or promotive of, success; accomplishing what was proposed; having the desired effect; prosperous; fortunate; happy

Webster Dictionary

  1. Successful(adj)

    resulting in success; assuring, or promotive of, success; accomplishing what was proposed; having the desired effect; hence, prosperous; fortunate; happy; as, a successful use of medicine; a successful experiment; a successful enterprise

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'successful' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #903

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'successful' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1517

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'successful' in Adjectives Frequency: #107

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of successful in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of successful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Yanis Varoufakis:

    We want a successful Europe, a successful currency union.

  2. Jay Abiona:

    A man being wealthy doesn't necessarily mean he is successful. However, ALL successful men are wealthy!

  3. Darren Novak:

    One takeaway is that while activists on average are successful, they are not successful in each and every case.

  4. Mark Caine:

    The successful man doesn't use others, other people use the successful man, for above all the success is of service.

  5. Lana Turner:

    A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man.

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