What is the opposite of failure?

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Noun
Opposite of an object, person or endeavour in a state of failure
“John is a savvy man, and most of his business ventures have been a success.”
Noun
Opposite of a person who does not succeed
“Having achieved most of my goals, I would consider myself a success.”
Noun
Opposite of a lack of success
“The success of her business allows her to travel overseas frequently.”
Noun
Opposite of the action or state of not functioning
“The functionality of the program will depend significantly on how well-written the code is.”
Noun
(improvement) Opposite of the process of moving towards a state of not functioning
Improvement of performance was noticeable in the system after we installed new memory chips.”
Noun
(recovery) Opposite of the process of moving towards a state of not functioning
“System recovery will revert all settings to their original state.”
Noun
Opposite of the neglect or omission of an expected or required action
“Careful observance of proper procedures will ensure that delays are minimized.”
Noun
Opposite of an insufficient amount or supply (of something)
“Favorable conditions have resulted in the abundance and growth of greenery within the region.”
Noun
Opposite of the collapse of a business
“Hard work and unwavering commitment have naturally led to the prosperity of his family's business.”
Noun
Opposite of a setback, or change for the worse
“At first, he had success against troops taken by surprise, but soon afterward, this fine and brilliant army was beaten near Ancona and were never able to rally again.”
Noun
Opposite of a misfortune or setback
Noun
Opposite of an error or mistake, typically caused by a brief failure of concentration or judgment
Noun
(usually of a disease or condition) Opposite of the act of being adversely affected
“Teresa may be getting on with age, but she still seems to be in good health.”
Noun
Opposite of a sudden failure of an institution, person or undertaking
“Having conversations about personal areas where they each need growth can be a vulnerable experience but is vital to the success of their marriage.”
Noun
Opposite of the state of being prone to error
Noun
Opposite of a mistake
“There are too many minor mistakes, which need correction before a paperback edition.”
Noun
Opposite of a defect or failing
“My advantage of sound judgment would lead me to make some very prudent decisions.”
Noun
Opposite of a weak point
Noun
Opposite of suspension of operation
Noun
Opposite of defectiveness or deficiency
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