successlessness

successlessness

(səkˈsɛslɪsnɪs)
n
lack of success; the quality or condition of being unsuccessful
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THERE was I on Wednesday afternoon at the exit gate of Prestbury Park: dressed in a medium green suit beset with appropriate badges, iridescent with the silver lining of failure, in fact glowing with a successlessness that the normally sighted could have spotted from any precipice in the West Country.
One day when I was seeking a synonym for the word "failure," the thesaurus provided the following options: "successlessness, blunder, defectiveness, abortion...."
(86) I could no longer wonder at the successlessness of the military in their endeavours to hunt out the outlaws.
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