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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Unsuccessful  \Un`suc*cess"ful\,  a. 
  Not  successful;  not  producing  the  desired  event;  not 
  fortunate;  meeting  with  or  resulting  in  failure;  unlucky; 
  unhappy.  --  {Un`suc*cess"ful*ly},  adv  -- 
  {Un`suc*cess"ful*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  unsuccessful 
  adj  1:  not  successful;  having  failed  or  having  an  unfavorable 
  outcome  [ant:  {successful}] 
  2:  failing  to  accomplish  an  intended  result;  "an  abortive 
  revolt";  "a  stillborn  plot  to  assassinate  the  President" 
  [syn:  {abortive},  {stillborn}] 




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