succeeding


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suc·ceed

 (sək-sēd′)
v. suc·ceed·ed, suc·ceed·ing, suc·ceeds
v.intr.
1.
a. To come next in time or order: She fell sick, and what succeeded was an outpouring of concern from her fans.
b. To replace another in office or position: The prince succeeded to the throne. See Synonyms at follow.
2. To accomplish something desired or intended: "Success is counted sweetest / By those who ne'er succeed" (Emily Dickinson).
3. Obsolete To pass to a person by way of inheritance.
v.tr.
1. To come after (something) in time or order; follow: Winter succeeds autumn.
2. To come after and take the place of: The heir succeeded the king.

[Middle English succeden, from Old French succeder, from Latin succēdere : sub-, near; see sub- + cēdere, to go; see ked- in Indo-European roots.]

suc·ce′dent (sək-sēd′nt) adj.
suc·ceed′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.succeeding - coming after or following
subsequent - following in time or order; "subsequent developments"
preceding - existing or coming before
2.succeeding - (of elected officers) elected but not yet serving; "our next president"
incoming - arriving at a place or position; "incoming class"; "incoming mail"
Translations

succeeding

[səkˈsiːdɪŋ] ADJsucesivo
each succeeding year brought further tribulationscada año sucesivo trajo más tribulaciones
in succeeding chaptersen capítulos sucesivos
on two/three succeeding Saturdaysdos/tres sábados seguidos
succeeding generationsgeneraciones sucesivas

succeeding

[səkˈsiːdɪŋ] adjsuivant(e)
succeeding generations → les générations suivantes

succeeding

adjfolgend; succeeding generationsspätere or nachfolgende Generationen pl

succeeding

[səkˈsiːdɪŋ] adj (following, in past) → successivo/a, seguente; (in future) → futuro/a
succeeding generations → generazioni fpl future
each succeeding year brought ... → ogni anno che passava recava...
each succeeding year will bring further wealth → con ogni anno che passa aumenterà la ricchezza
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And Adrienne toiled the succeeding day, not only until her fingers and body ached, but, until her very heart ached.
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In fact, not only are many of them succeeding, some tend to be well above the academic achievement standards for their determined grade level.
You are the only one who can stop you from succeeding and achieving your goals.
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To be sure, succeeding with the big ease is no small feat.
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