Successless Suc*cess"less, a. Having no success. [1913 Webster]

Successless all her soft caresses prove. --Pope. [1913 Webster] -- {Suc*cess"less*ly}, adv. -- {Suc*cess"less*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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