Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
to have an advantage that will help you to be successful
to have some chance/no chance of success
used for saying that a particular thing will always be appropriate or successful
used for saying that you think someone will be successful in the future
if you have something such as a game or a business deal in your pocket, you are definitely going to win it or complete it successfully
to have a good chance of being successful
to be likely to achieve something
to have something that is clearly going to be very popular or successful
used for saying that someone will probably be successful
used for saying that someone is close to achieving something, especially when this is difficult or is taking a long time
English version of thesaurus of to be likely to succeed
in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them
the work that a teacher does when they teach a particular subject, especially to one person or to...
an electric skateboard
A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.
Free thesaurus definition of to be likely to succeed from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.