Flop and Succeed


Flop verb - To be unsuccessful.
Usage example: the attempt to run the ball into the end zone flopped, and our team lost by five points

Succeed is an antonym for flop in topics: fail, collapse, fail miserably.

Nearby Words: flopped, flopping


Succeed verb - To turn out as planned or desired.
Usage example: the advertising campaign that finally succeeded used humor to sell the product

Flop is an antonym for succeed.

Nearby Word: succeeding

Common collocations

way flop way succeed way

Both words in one sentence

  • So naturally, any kind of creations can succeed in one place, but become a flop in another.
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