success (

     n 1: an event that accomplishes its intended purpose; "let's call
          heads a success and tails a failure"; "the election was
          a remarkable success for Republicans" [ant: failure]
     2: an attainment that is successful; "his success in the
        marathon was unexpected"; "his new play was a great
     3: a state of prosperity or fame; "he is enjoying great
        success"; "he does not consider wealth synonymous with
        success" [ant: failure]
     4: a person with a record of successes; "his son would never be
        the achiever that his father was"; "only winners need
        apply"; "if you want to be a success you have to dress
        like a success" [syn: achiever, winner, succeeder]
        [ant: failure]