Significado de “successful” - en el Diccionario Inglés

successful en inglés británico

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successfuladjective

uk /səkˈses.fəl/ us /səkˈses.fəl/

B1 achieving the results wanted or hoped for:

a successful operation
My second attempt at making bread was a little more successful.
This year's harvest was one of the most successful since the record crop of 1985.
Opposite

B2 having achieved a lot, become popular, and/or made a lot of money:

a successful career
She runs a very successful computer business.
He's the author of several hugely successful children's books (= books which have been bought by a lot of people).
The Birmingham Royal Ballet has had a highly successful season.
Opposite

Más ejemplos

  • You have to be tough to be successful in politics.
  • During a successful business career, she accumulated a great amount of wealth.
  • Well, who'd have thought Joey was going to become so successful?
  • He was a successful businessman before becoming a writer.
  • Our soldiers carried out a successful attack last night.
successfully
adverb uk /səkˈses.fəl.i/ us /səkˈses.fəl.i/

Ejemplos

  • She manages to successfully combine family life with a career.
  • Experts successfully managed to disarm the bomb.
  • What the book does convey very successfully is the horror of war.
  • Fighter planes have successfully bombed the enemy's main armoury.
  • Throughout her career she has very successfully manipulated the media.

B2

A number of patients have been successfully treated with the new drug.

(Definición de successful del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

successful en inglés americano

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successfuladjective

us /səkˈses·fəl/

achieving desired results, or achieving the result of making a lot of money:

a successful architect/doctor/lawyer
Fortunately, my second attempt at starting a business was more successful than my first.
successfully
adverb us /səkˈses·fə·li/

A number of patients have been successfully treated with the new drug.

(Definición de successful del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

successful en inglés de negocios

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successfuladjective

uk /səkˈsesfəl/ us

achieving the results that were wanted and hoped for:

successful in sth/doing sth The company was successful in its bid.
The successful applicants must show their projects are economically viable.

having achieved a lot, become popular, or made a lot of money:

She runs a very successful computer business.

(Definición de successful del Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)