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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"Well!" resumed the archdeacon, after a fresh silence which Master Jacques took good care not to disturb, "how are you succeeding?"
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