Synonyms of success in English:

success


See definition of success

noun

1‘we are very encouraged by the success of the scheme’

SYNONYMS

favourable outcome, successfulness, favourable result, successful outcome, positive result, victory, triumph

ANTONYMS

failure

2‘the modern-day trappings of success’

SYNONYMS

prosperity, prosperousness, successfulness, affluence, wealth, riches, fortune, opulence, luxury, comfort, life of ease, the good life, milk and honey

ANTONYMS

failure, poverty

3‘a West End musical success’

SYNONYMS

triumph, bestseller, box-office success, sell-out, coup, master stroke

informal hit, box-office hit, smash hit, smash, crowd-puller, winner, knockout, sensation, wow, biggie

ANTONYMS

failure, flop, disaster

4‘her performance might well have made her a success’

SYNONYMS

star, superstar, celebrity, big name, household name, somebody, important person, VIP, personality, public figure, dignitary, luminary, leading light

informal celeb, bigwig, big shot, big noise, big cheese, big fish, megastar

British informal nob

North American informal kahuna, macher, high muckamuck

ANTONYMS

failure, nobody