Successful in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Successful

Resulting in success; assuring, or promoting, success; accomplishing what was proposed; having the desired effect

Short Example Sentence for Successful

  • 1. She was a very successful comforter. 🔊
  • 2. Designed a successful machine in 1909. 🔊
  • 3. Eugene was now everywhere successful for some time. 🔊
  • 4. Testimonials from successful Aviators. 🔊
  • 5. I had yet another and a more successful method of taking partridges. 🔊
  • 6. No repeater is successful unless it is free from this reactive interference. 🔊
  • 7. A yearning to found a successful poultry and rabbit farm seized her soul. 🔊
  • 8. The scout was far more successful than Lawrence could have hoped. 🔊
  • 9. Why are Pupin's coils not so successful on open wires? 🔊
  • 10. Now first I began to feel that even successful love may have its bitterness. 🔊
  • 11. Another successful method of taking seafowl was by the "fly" or "ring" net. 🔊

How to use Successful in Sentence?

  • 1. The loading of open wires is not as successful in practice as is that of cables. 🔊
  • 2. In the summer of 1911 he built a successful monoplane, in the autumn of the same year a triplane. 🔊
  • 3. This remarkably successful ship has performed a continuous flight of 11-1/2 hours. 🔊
  • 4. Bruce never guessed that it might be quite as hard for a failure to be unselfish as for a successful person. 🔊
  • 5. So he determined to set them a task to perform, and whichever should be the most successful was to have the kingdom as his reward. 🔊
  • 6. She decided to test the young girl, and she selected the only mode which could have been successful with herself. 🔊
  • 7. One of my commonest and most successful methods with wandered birds was to light brimstone beneath the trees in which they roosted. 🔊
  • 8. They all three appeared completely successful in a strenuous effort to dismiss all disconcerting subjects from their minds. 🔊
  • 9. A successful play would have given him all these things, and now his dream must remain for ever unrealised by him. 🔊
  • 10. He might have been a moderately successful merchant or official, but for the calmness of his manner and the low tones of his voice. 🔊
  • 11. Fitzroy would often talk to me upon this subject, and devise schemes for a successful inroad upon his purse. 🔊
  • 12. If hatching is successful the young birds are quickly on their legs, and through spring and summer follow the brooding birds. 🔊
  • 13. If well trained lurchers are absolutely necessary to hare poaching, ferrets are just as important to successful rabbit poaching. 🔊
  • 14. But as it is, he has placed that cause upon false grounds, and thereby exposed it to the successful shafts of the adversary. 🔊
  • 15. There was not much drumming, because the drummer spent nearly all his ample leisure on more or less successful efforts to vend programmes. 🔊
  • 16. But a more delightful one was that in which I told the successful result of my embassy to the nursery conclave. 🔊
  • 17. I was so far successful that his leap was checked; he fell across the tailboard, his head and forelegs outside. 🔊
  • 18. They think of putting their feet out like statesmen, and tilting shiny hats with becoming brims down over their successful noses. 🔊
  • 19. While no two manufacturers build their cords exactly alike, descriptions of a few commonly used and successful cords may be here given. 🔊
  • 20. The retired captain was not successful as a farmer; but he was known as an honest, upright man, faithful in all his obligations. 🔊
  • 21. Seeing the impossibility of a successful attack below the town, Wolfe determined to attempt operations on a large scale above it. 🔊
  • 22. The outlook for a successful trip from every viewpoint was most promising, yet there were moments when Wallie had his doubts and misgivings. 🔊
  • 23. A certain portion of self-delusion is always mingled with successful imposture; the impostor, as it were, makes his first experiment on himself. 🔊
  • 24. The chances were, he said to himself, that the whole thing was mere burlesque, one of the successful sleight-of-hand tricks of the charlatan. 🔊
  • 25. By his successful conduct in the West, Sheridan had now thoroughly established his military reputation. 🔊
  • 26. He was an open, straight-forward man, with a fresh breath of the forest about him; successful beyond all his hopes, and full of activity. 🔊
  • 27. This movement was so successful that during the summer of 1862 it is estimated that there were from thirty to forty thousand of these men enrolled and officered. 🔊
  • 28. Many medical men far less successful and well-known than Godfrey and Westenra were making fortunes by this method. 🔊
  • 29. He was hardly as successful in this office as he had been in the field; but he carried with him the respect and admiration of the people to the day of his death. 🔊