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American English: /səkˈsɛsfəl/
British English: /səkˈsɛsfʊl/
, /səkˈsɛsf(ə)l/

Translation of successful in Spanish:


  • (person)
    de éxito
    he's a successful businessman
    es un próspero hombre de negocios
    the successful applicant will be expected to take up his or her post in July
    el candidato que obtenga el puesto deberá tomar posesión en julio
    he was successful at last
    finalmente lo logró or lo consiguió
    to be successful in life
    triunfar en la vida
    we had a most successful meeting
    la reunión fue muy satisfactoria or positiva
    to be successful in/at -ingthey were successful in persuading their colleagues
    lograron convencer a sus colegas
    she is quite successful at getting people to do things
    sabe conseguir lo que quiere de los demás
    Example sentences
    • He learned to use those hooks they gave him and became immensely successful and wealthy.
    • Many of them would have been successful and wealthy, but did any have a satisfied mind?
    • He is a successful entrepreneur businessman who has never had a social conscience.

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