an event that accomplishes its intended purpose
- "the election was a remarkable success for Republicans"
- "let's call heads a success and tails a failure"
an attainment that is successful
- "his new play was a great success"
- "his success in the marathon was unexpected"
- "if you want to be a success you have to dress like a success"
a state of prosperity or fame
- "he does not consider wealth synonymous with success"
- "he is enjoying great success"