Success

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Success->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ success
success
successfulness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ speed
speed
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ advance
advance
&c.(progress) 282
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ trump card
trump card
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ hit
hit
stroke
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ lucky hit
lucky hit
fortunate hit
good hit
good stroke
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ bold stroke
bold stroke
master stroke
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ ten strike
ten strike
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ coup de maitre
coup de maitre
checkmate
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ half the battle
half the battle
prize
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ profit
profit
&c.(acquisition) 775
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ continued success
continued success
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ good fortune
good fortune
&c.(prosperity) 734
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ time well spent
time well spent
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ advantage over
advantage over
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ upper hand
upper hand
whip hand
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ ascendancy
ascendancy
mastery
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ expugnation|
expugnation|
conquest
victory
subdual
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ subjugation
subjugation
&c.(subjection) 749
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ triumph
triumph
&c.(exultation) 884
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ proficiency
proficiency
&c.(skill) 698
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ conqueror
conqueror
victor
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ master of the situation
master of the situation
master of the position
PARAG:Success->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ succeed
succeed
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be successful
be successful
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ gain one's end
gain one's end
gain one's ends
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ crown with success
crown with success
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ gain a point
gain a point
attain a point
carry a point
secure a point
win a point
win an object
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ get there
get there
???>*
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ manage to
manage to
contrive to
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ accomplish
accomplish
&c.(effect, complete) 729
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ do wonders
do wonders
work wonders
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ make a go of it
make a go of it
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ come off well
come off well
come off successful
come off with flying colors
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ make short work of
make short work of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ take by storm
take by storm
carry by storm
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ bear away the bell
bear away the bell
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ win one's spurs
win one's spurs
win the battle
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ win the day
win the day
carry the day
gain the day
gain the prize
gain the palm
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ have the best of it
have the best of it
have it all one's own way
have the game in one's owns hands
have the ball at one's feet
have one on the hop
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ walk over the course
walk over the course
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ carry all before one
carry all before one
remain in possession of the field
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ score a success
score a success
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ speed
speed
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ make progress
make progress
&c.(advance) 282
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ win one's way
win one's way
make one's way
work one's way
find one's way
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ strive to some purpose
strive to some purpose
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ prosper
prosper
&c. 734
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ drive a roaring trade
drive a roaring trade
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ make profit
make profit
&c.(acquire) 775
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ reap the fruits
reap the fruits
gather the fruits
reap the benefit of
reap the harvest
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ strike oil
strike oil
???>*
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ make one's fortune
make one's fortune
get in the harvest
turn to good account
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ turn to account
turn to account
&c.(use) 677
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ triumph
triumph
be triumphant
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ gain a victory
gain a victory
obtain a victory
gain an advantage
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ chain victory to one's car
chain victory to one's car
GRP: \\ V \\ 6
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ surmount a difficulty
surmount a difficulty
overcome a difficulty
get over a difficulty
get over an obstacle
&c. 706
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ se tirer d'affaire
se tirer d'affaire
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ make head against
make head against
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ stem the torrent
stem the torrent
stem the tide
stem the current
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ weather the storm
weather the storm
weather a point
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ turn a corner
turn a corner
keep one's head above water
tide over
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ master
master
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ get the better of
get the better of
have the better of
gain the better of
gain the best of
gain the upper hand
gain the ascendancy
gain the whip hand
gain the start of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ distance
distance
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ surpass
surpass
&c.(superiority) 33
GRP: \\ V \\ 7
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ defeat
defeat
conquer
vanquish
discomfit
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ euchre
euchre
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ overcome
overcome
overthrow
overpower
overmaster
overmatch
overset
override
overreach
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ outwit
outwit
outdo
outflank
outmaneuver
outgeneral
outvote
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ take the wind out of one's adversary's sails
take the wind out of one's adversary's sails
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ beat
beat
beat hollow
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ rout
rout
lick
drub
floor
worst
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ put down
put down
put to flight
put to the rout
put hors de combat
put out of court
GRP: \\ V \\ 8
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ silence
silence
quell
nonsuit
checkmate
upset
confound
nonplus
stalemate
trump
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ baffle
baffle
&c.(hinder) 706
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ circumvent
circumvent
elude
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ trip up
trip up
trip up the heels of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ drive into a corner
drive into a corner
drive to the wall
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ run hard
run hard
put one's nose out of joint
GRP: \\ V \\ 9
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ settle
settle
do for
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ break the neck of
break the neck of
break the back of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ capsize
capsize
sink
shipwreck
drown
swamp
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ subdue
subdue
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ subjugate
subjugate
&c.(subject) 749
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ reduce
reduce
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ make the enemy bite the dust
make the enemy bite the dust
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ victimize
victimize
roll in the dust
trample under foot
put an extinguisher upon
GRP: \\ V \\ 10
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ answer
answer
answer the purpose
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ avail
avail
prevail
take effect
do
turn out well
work well
take
tell
bear fruit
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ hit it
hit it
hit the mark
hit the right nail on the head
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ nick it
nick it
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ turn up trumps
turn up trumps
make a hit
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ find one's account in
find one's account in
PARAG:Success->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ succeeding
succeeding
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ successful
successful
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ prosperous
prosperous
&c. 734
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ triumphant
triumphant
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ flushed with success
flushed with success
crowned with success
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ victorious
victorious
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ set up
set up
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in the ascendant
in the ascendant
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unbeaten
unbeaten
&c.(see beat &c. v.) ???
well-spent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ felicitous
felicitous
effective
in full swing
PARAG:Success->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ successfully
successfully
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ well flying colors
well flying colors
in triumph
swimmingly
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ a merveille
a merveille
beyond all hope
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ to some purpose
to some purpose
to good purpose
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ to one's heart's content
to one's heart's content

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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