Definition of 'overnight success'
Example sentences containing 'overnight success'
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This is no overnight success story. Times, Sunday Times (2017)But this is no overnight success story. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It takes a very long time to become an overnight success. The Sun (2013)It was not an overnight success story, but year after year the quality of the business improved. Sharing the Success - the story of NFC (1990)He's worked for 11 years to become an overnight success. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Used Rarely. overnight success is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of overnight success from the Collins English Dictionary
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