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Likely or certain to be successful - thesaurus

Synonyms

feasible

adjective

possible or likely to succeed

promising

adjective

likely to be successful or very good

up-and-coming

adjective

likely to develop, become successful, or become popular soon

sure-fire

adjective

certain to be successful

likely

adjective

suitable, or almost certain to be successful

rosy

adjective

likely to be successful or happy

sure

adjective

formal certain to succeed

bright

adjective

likely to be successful

auspicious

adjective

formal showing signs that suggest that something is likely to be successful

propitious

adjective

formal with the conditions or qualities needed for a successful result

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ahead of the game

in a situation that is likely to lead to success as the result of good planning, advice, luck etc

bombproof

adjective

informal good enough not to fail or be criticized

budding

adjective

at the very beginning of a career in writing, acting, politics etc and likely to be successful at it

commanding

adjective

making it likely that you will win something such as a race or election easily

everything’s coming up roses (for someone)

used for saying that things are beginning to be very successful for someone

going places

starting to be successful

healthy

adjective

working well and likely to continue to be successful

in contention

formal competing for a prize or job, especially when you seem likely to succeed

in someone’s pocket

if something such as a game or a business deal is in your pocket, you are definitely going to win it or complete it successfully

look good/bad

to seem to be going to have a good/bad result

on track

doing or saying things that are likely to be successful or correct

positively

adverb

in a way that is likely to have good results

resurgent

adjective

quickly becoming popular, important, or successful again

strong

adjective

of a good standard, and likely to succeed

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Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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