Share this entry

Share this page

unsuccessful

Saltos de línea: un|suc¦cess¦ful
Pronunciación: /ʌnsəkˈsɛsfʊl
 
, -f(ə)l/

Definición de unsuccessful en inglés:

adjetivo

Not successful: an unsuccessful attempt to enter Parliament
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • To discriminate between successful and unsuccessful interventions we need evidence.
  • That is not restricted to the situation where the claimant is successful or unsuccessful.
  • He has already made two unsuccessful attempts at raising finance to fund an expansion programme.
Sinónimos

Derivados

unsuccessfully

1
adverbio
Example sentences
  • The Perth MP and MSP claimed the paper tried hard but unsuccessfully to get her to criticise the police.
  • After trying unsuccessfully to free his finger, his parents, Laura and Tony, called the fire brigade.
  • Higher education institutions in Leeds and private companies had unsuccessfully been approached.

unsuccessfulness

2
sustantivo
Example sentences
  • ‘I'm loose,’ he said, trying with great unsuccessfulness to float face down.
  • These boys represent the evidence which proves the unsuccessfulness of this treatment.
  • Major factors that influence student unsuccessfulness as determined by the results of this study are presented below.

Definición de unsuccessful en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día emulous
Pronunciación: ˈɛmjʊləs
adjective
seeking to emulate someone or something