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achieving the result that you want
main, most important, or most successful
successful and determined to achieve more things
very skilful, impressive, or successful
a triumphant event is one in which someone has been successful or has won a victory
used for saying that someone achieved something special and then became even more successful
successful and respected by many people
powerful or successful in a particular area of activity
used about someone who does well in their career or business
when electronic information is lost because the software or devices needed to read it are no longer available
a small fish with sharp points along its back that lives in rivers
a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users
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