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English definition of “success”

success

noun     /səkˈses/
[U] the achieving of the results that were wanted or hoped for: The company's success is a result of its business model .success in sth Knowledge workers are essential for success in technology-driven industries . business / commercial / economic success Our salesmen have a 70% success rate .
[C] something that achieves good results : The buyout has clearly been a success. She is determined to make a success of this project .
(Definition of success noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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