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unsuccessful
American English: /ˌənsəkˈsɛsfəl/
British English: /ʌnsəkˈsɛsfʊl/
, /ʌnsəkˈsɛsf(ə)l/

Translation of unsuccessful in Spanish:

adjective

  • the unsuccessful outcome of the talks
    el fracaso de las negociaciones
    after two unsuccessful marriages
    después de dos fracasos matrimoniales
    to be unsuccessful with men/women
    no tener éxito con los hombres/las mujeres
    we regret to inform you that your application has been unsuccessful
    lamentamos informarle que no ha sido seleccionado
    I tried to contact you, but was unsuccessful
    traté de ponerme en contacto con usted, pero fue imposible
    they were unsuccessful in their efforts to please her
    no lograron or consiguieron complacerla
    we were unsuccessful in tracing the source of the information
    no pudimos dar con las fuentes de la información
    Example sentences
    • 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.

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