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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Lack of success.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state of being successless; want of success.


successless +‎ -ness (Wiktionary)


  • Whence, instead of being endeared to God, their contrivance is that of 6, 7; and upon a conviction of the successlessness of any such attempts, they cry out, "Who among us shall dwell with everlasting burnings?"

    The Sermons of John Owen


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