Success

Success

Success may mean:
* a level of social status
* achievement of an objective/goal
* the opposite of failure

Geography

* Success, Western Australia, a suburb of Perth, Western Australia in Australia
* Success, Arkansas, United States
* Success, Missouri, United States
* Success, New Hampshire, United States

Ships

* Success (prison ship), an Australian prison hulk and museum ship, 1840–1946
* HMS "Success", a succession of Royal Navy ships, including:
** HMS "Success" (1825) , on which Captain Stirling explored Western Australia
** HMS "Success" (G26), an S-class destroyer from 1943–1959
* HMAS "Success" has been the name of two ships in the Royal Australian Navy
**HMAS "Success" (H-02), an S class destroyer launched in 1918
**HMAS "Success" (AOR 304), a "Durance" class replenishment oiler launched in 1984

Other

* S.U.C.C.E.S.S., a non-profit organization aiding new East Asian immigrants in the Lower Mainland of British Columbia, Canada
* Success Corporation, computer game company
* Success (album), by The Weather Girls
* Success (song) recorded by Dannii Minogue
* Success Automobile Manufacturing Company, a defunct auto company in St. Louis, Missouri

See also

* Success Bank or Gage Roads, in the Indian Ocean
* Success Pond in New Hampshire, United States
* Success Glacier in the state of Washington, United States
* Success Park 'n' Ride, a bus station in Perth, Australia
* Success Hill railway station in Perth, Australia
* Success-N-Life, a Christian TV show
* Succession
* The Formula For Success, a success system and ebook


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  • success — UK US /səkˈses/ noun ► [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.… …   Financial and business terms

  • Success — Suc*cess , n. [L. successus: cf. F. succ[ e]s. See {Succeed}.] 1. Act of succeeding; succession. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Then all the sons of these five brethren reigned By due success. Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. That which comes after; hence,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • success — 1530s, result, outcome, from L. successus an advance, succession, happy outcome, from succedere come after (see SUCCEED (Cf. succeed)). Meaning accomplishment of desired end (good success) first recorded 1580s. The moral flabbiness born of the… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Success — Success, AR U.S. town in Arkansas Population (2000): 180 Housing Units (2000): 85 Land area (2000): 0.218415 sq. miles (0.565692 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.218415 sq. miles (0.565692 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Success, AR — U.S. town in Arkansas Population (2000): 180 Housing Units (2000): 85 Land area (2000): 0.218415 sq. miles (0.565692 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.218415 sq. miles (0.565692 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Success! — is a musical by Bernard J. Taylor that was first recorded in 1993 as a studio concept album featuring various End stars including Lon Satton (who created the role of Poppa in Andrew Lloyd Webber s Starlight express, Claire Moore (singer), Kathryn …   Wikipedia

  • success — ► NOUN 1) the accomplishment of an aim or purpose. 2) the attainment of fame, wealth, or social status. 3) a person or thing that achieves success. ORIGIN Latin successus, from succedere come close after …   English terms dictionary

  • success — index advantage, benefit (betterment), fruition, progress, prosperity, satisfaction (fulfilment) …   Law dictionary

  • success — [n] favorable outcome accomplishment, achievement, advance, arrival, ascendancy, attainment, bed of roses*, benefit, big hit*, boom*, clover*, consummation, do well, Easy Street*, éclat, eminence, fame, flying colors*, fortune, fruition, gain,… …   New thesaurus

  • success — [sək ses′] n. [L successus < pp. of succedere: see SUCCEED] 1. Obs. result; outcome 2. a) a favorable or satisfactory outcome or result b) something having such an outcome 3. the gaining of wealth, fame, rank, etc …   English World dictionary

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