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|part of speech:
||a person or thing that does or goes well.
Her book was a huge success, selling millions of copies.
- dud, failure, flop
||the reaching of something desired or intended.
After years of trying to find a good job, he finally had success.
- accomplishment, achievement, triumph
- similar words:
- good, luck, victory
||having become rich or famous.
Her success made her a snob.
- prosperity, riches, wealth
- failure, poverty, ruin
||accomplishment, hit, welfare, well-being, win
The word success
contains the following parts:
that means under, below
More about this word part:
The prefix suc-
occurs in Latin loanwords. It is an assimilated form of sub-
used before roots beginning with "c," such as "ced, ces, -ceed, -cede, -cess." See sub-
ced, ces, -ceed, -cede, -cess
that means to go; to go back or yield