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arrive to gain an end; achieve success. [1/2 definitions]
back to bet on the success of. [1/15 definitions]
batting average (informal) one's degree of success at some endeavor. [1/2 definitions]
be on the bandwagon to join a party, cause, or movement because it seems assured of success, as during an election.
big-time (usu. preceded by the) success, often of a public kind. [1/2 definitions]
black sheep one who differs from and is an embarrassment or disgrace to his or her family or group, because of disreputable behavior, lack of worldly success, or the like.
careerism zealous pursuit of success in a career, often at the expense of family life, ethics, or the like.
Cinderella anyone who achieves sudden success or happiness after a period of failure or misery. [1/2 definitions]
Cinderella story an account of a person, athletic team, or the like that achieves sudden, inexplicable success.
competitive standing a good chance of success in a competition. [1/3 definitions]
cope1 to contend or struggle, esp. with some success (often fol. by with). [1/2 definitions]
desperate done as a last effort, without great hope of success. [1/4 definitions]
drawback an impediment to the success of something; negative feature; flaw.
Espionage Act a U.S. law passed by President Woodrow Wilson in 1917, shortly after the U.S. entered World War I. The Espionage Act made it a crime to convey information with the intent to interfere with the operation of the U.S. military or its recruitment of troops, to disclose information relating to national defense, or to promote the success of the country's enemies.
fighting chance a slight possibility of victory or success if great effort is exerted.
flying colors outstanding success; excellent fashion; triumph.
fortune prosperity or success, esp. as aided by luck. [1/4 definitions]
future a particular condition, esp. of success or failure, in the time yet to come. [1/7 definitions]
get to first base (informal) to make initial progress or have some initial success.
glory the state of greatest happiness, prosperity, or success. [1/8 definitions]
Godspeed good fortune and success (used as a wish to a person beginning a journey, venture, or the like).