succeeding

  • 1 Succeeding — Suc*ceed ing, n. The act of one who, or that which, succeeds; also, that which succeeds, or follows after; consequence. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 succeeding — index consecutive, ensuing, future, proximate, subsequent, successive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 succeeding — / successive [adj] following alternating, consecutive, ensuing, following after, in a row, in line, next, next in line for, next in order, next off, next up, rotating, sequent, sequential, serial, seriate, subsequent, subsequential, succedent,… …

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  • 4 succeeding — suc|ceed|ing [səkˈsi:dıŋ] adj [only before noun] coming after something else ▪ Over the succeeding weeks things went from bad to worse. ▪ succeeding generations …

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  • 5 Succeeding — Succeed Suc*ceed , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Succeeded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Succeeding}.] [L. succedere, successum; sub under + cedere to go, to go along, approach, follow, succeed: cf. F. succ[ e]der. See {Cede}, and cf. {Success}.] 1. To follow in… …

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  • 6 succeeding — succeedingly, adv. /seuhk see ding/, adj. being that which follows; subsequent; ensuing: laws to benefit succeeding generations. [1555 65; SUCCEED + ING1] * * * …

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  • 7 succeeding — adj. Succeeding is used with these nouns: ↑generation …

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  • 8 succeeding — suc|ceed|ing [ sək sidıŋ ] adjective coming after something else: Many of their traditions will not be passed on to succeeding generations …

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  • 9 succeeding — adjective coming after something else: Over the succeeding weeks things went from bad to worse …

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  • 10 succeeding — adjective strands of DNA are reproduced through succeeding generations Syn: subsequent, successive, following, ensuing, later, future, coming …

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  • 11 succeeding — UK [səkˈsiːdɪŋ] / US [səkˈsɪdɪŋ] adjective coming after something else Many of their traditions will not be passed on to succeeding generations …

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  • 12 succeeding — adjective Following, next in order. Ant: preceding …

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  • 13 succeeding — Synonyms and related words: after, appendant, assured of success, attendant, cadet, coming, consecutive, consequent, crowned with success, ensuing, following, fortunate, junior, later, lineal, made, next, on the up and up, on top, out in front,… …

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  • 14 succeeding — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. ensuing, following after, next in order; see following . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. successive, following, subsequent, ensuing, next, upcoming. ANT.: preceding, prior, former …

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  • 15 succeeding — suc·ceed || sÉ™k sɪːd v. prosper; achieve, attain; come after, follow; take the place of; inherit …

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  • 16 succeeding — a. Following, subsequent …

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  • 17 succeeding — adj subsequent, following, ensuing, next, coming. See subsequent …

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  • 18 succeeding — [səkˈsiːdɪŋ] adj coming after something else …

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  • 19 succeeding — adjective 1. coming after or following (Freq. 3) • Ant: ↑preceding • Similar to: ↑back to back, ↑consecutive, ↑ensuing, ↑following, ↑undermentioned, ↑ …

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  • 20 succeeding generation — index descendant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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