One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he reported the particulars of his successful campaign to General Cass’
2‘she is a very successful designer’
prosperous, affluent, wealthy, rich, well-to-do, doing well, moneyed
famous, eminent, at the top, top
informal on the up and up, well heeled, flush, rolling in it, in the money, made of money, loaded, stinking rich, quids in
3‘successful companies know how to handle the occasional failure’
flourishing, thriving, booming, buoyant, burgeoning, doing well, profitable, profit-making, moneymaking, lucrative, gainful, fruitful, solvent, bankable
productive, efficient, effective
informal going strong, on the up and up, rolling in it, in the money, loaded, quids in
unsuccessful, unprofitable, poor
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