Success

Definition of Success

Suc`cess´
n.1.Act of succeeding; succession.
Then all the sons of these five brethren reigned
By due success.
- Spenser.
2.That which comes after; hence, consequence, issue, or result, of an endeavor or undertaking, whether good or bad; the outcome of effort.
Men . . . that are like to do that, that is committed to them, and to report back again faithfully the success.
- Bacon.
Perplexed and troubled at his bad success
The tempter stood.
- Milton.
3.The favorable or prosperous termination of anything attempted; the attainment of a proposed object; prosperous issue.
Dream of success and happy victory!
- Shak.
Or teach with more success her son
The vices of the time to shun.
- Waller.
Military successes, above all others, elevate the minds of a people.
- Atterbury.
4.That which meets with, or one who accomplishes, favorable results, as a play or a player.

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