What does unsuccessful mean?

Definitions for unsuccessful
un·suc·cess·ful

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unsuccessful(adj)

    not successful; having failed or having an unfavorable outcome

  2. abortive, stillborn, unsuccessful(adj)

    failing to accomplish an intended result

    "an abortive revolt"; "a stillborn plot to assassinate the President"

Wiktionary

  1. unsuccessful(Adjective)

    Failed, not successful.

    His unsuccessful attempt earned him sympathy, condolences...and an occasional good-natured ribbing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unsuccessful(adj)

    not successful; not producing the desired event; not fortunate; meeting with, or resulting in, failure; unlucky; unhappy

How to pronounce unsuccessful?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say unsuccessful in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unsuccessful in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unsuccessful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of unsuccessful in a Sentence

  1. William Cowper:

    Oh to have a lodge in some vast wilderness. Where rumors of oppression and deceit, of unsuccessful and successful wars may never reach me anymore.

  2. Hassan Rouhani:

    Iran will not wage war against any nation, despite all of the Americans' efforts in the region and their desire to cut off our ties with all of the world and their desire to keep Iran secluded, they have been unsuccessful.

  3. Philip Chatfield:

    Mr. Dixon performed the operation in 2016 with the mesh but it was unsuccessful and caused her to be in agony, she had a follow-up operation which made things even worse.

  4. Frederick Buechner, Wishful Thinking, 1973:

    Envy is the consuming desire to have everybody else as unsuccessful as you are.

  5. Cometan:

    Those who leave their learning at the classroom door, will find themselves unsuccessful.

Images & Illustrations of unsuccessful

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