Success in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Success

(obsolete) Something which happens as a consequence; the outcome or result. [16th-18th c.] | The achievement of one's aim or goal. [from 16th c.] | (business) Financial profitability.

Short Example Sentences for Success

  • 1. What a splendid success she has had! 🔊
  • 2. It met with the success it deserved. 🔊
  • 3. The success of the play was brief. 🔊
  • 4. If it must be waged, is success the highest duty? 🔊
  • 5. The success of the combined movements was rapid and complete. 🔊
  • 6. There is a tradition that success was finally accomplished by whipping. 🔊
  • 7. What can you say about the commercial success of the step-by-step method? 🔊

How to use Success in Sentences?

  • 1. Its success was almost unprecedented in his own words he awoke and found himself famous. 🔊
  • 2. He did so, however, with more success than the scantiness of his resources promised. 🔊
  • 3. One was finally adopted and great success was achieved, and remains standard at the present time. 🔊
  • 4. Great was the rejoicing when Rolla was reached, and the success of the expedition became known. 🔊
  • 5. They seem to think that I can make the strike a success by standing aside and holding my hands. 🔊
  • 6. He returned to Hungary early in 1910, but meeting no success there came back to America. 🔊
  • 7. The most marked success has come as a result of the studies of Professor Michael Idvorsky Pupin. 🔊
  • 8. Now, Miss Trefoil; the Trefoil is a girl whose success I can understand perfectly. 🔊
  • 9. He had better success with the binnacle lamp, which was lighted only after many collective attempts. 🔊
  • 10. His success in this respect is the more striking because he began by offering us mere pasteboard heroes of the most conventional type. 🔊
  • 11. And we have discovered false opinion, which is an encouraging sign of our probable success in the rest of the enquiry. 🔊
  • 12. The contrivance claims to be mentioned as his first success in mechanics, foreshadowing his future expertness. 🔊
  • 13. I have watched the success of my dearly beloved pupil in the performance of the various tasks which you have seen fit to impose upon him. 🔊
  • 14. Altogether it was a great success as a celebration and a happy augury of the future into which it ushered the expectant Patricia. 🔊
  • 15. Dieskau, emboldened by the success of his previous advance, led his troops towards the lake in battle array. 🔊
  • 16. To admit that she was not a success in her small social world, proved her, he felt, to be both frank and courageous. 🔊
  • 17. Of that impetuous spirit, which sometimes carries men to success where caution would have hesitated and failed, he possessed little. 🔊
  • 18. I insisted that this success would be cheaply bought, even if it cost, as it probably would, a hundred lives. 🔊
  • 19. Its success was so great that, during his lifetime, thirty thousand volumes were printed, which in that day was little short of marvellous. 🔊
  • 20. Long since Frank had calculated all the risks and chances of success in his new enterprise and had decided that it could scarcely fail. 🔊
  • 21. Equally calm in success or in defeat, Turenne was always ready to prosecute the one, or to repair the other. 🔊
  • 22. Lately, however, they have begun to have a good deal of success among the lower classes of the Italians. 🔊
  • 23. It was he who contributed so largely to the success of the early telegraph cable system between England and America. 🔊
  • 24. Although the Germans undoubtedly scored a slight success by their occupation of Dixmude, they did so at enormous cost. 🔊
  • 25. In the success of Beryl's scheme the King found the dearest wish of his heart gratified. 🔊
  • 26. No one had told me of the custom, and if I had been left to guess it, it would have taken me a very long time to make a success of it. 🔊
  • 27. He was particularly gratified that he had not been obliged to make any movement that would have given a pretext for saying that your success was due in part to him. 🔊
  • 28. It is an acknowledged fact that success often spoils the best natures, although to those on whom Fortune seldom smiles, this is hard to realise. 🔊