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Adjective
Coming after something in time or place
Adjective
Following, in succession, without interruption
Adjective
About to come into office
Adjective
Beginning to attract attention or critical acclaim
Adjective
After the fact
Adjective
Without intervening factors or intermediaries
Preposition
In the time following
Adverb
In an ulterior manner
Noun
Something achieved with effort, skill, or courage
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“Helen was right on the brink, as close as one could possibly get to succeeding.”
Verb
Having an opportunity, or an intention, to arrive at a specified outcome
Verb
Present participle for to achieve the desired aim or result
“He would finally succeed in his quest to become a yoga teacher.”
Verb
Present participle for to proceed or turn out in a specified way
“Effective management is a critical factor in determining if a project will succeed.”
Verb
(succeed to) Present participle for to become the new rightful holder of an office, title, or property
“Only after this crisis has been overcome can Valentine succeed to the title of Pontifex.”
Verb
Present participle for to take over a throne, office, or other position from
“Titus would eventually succeed his father as Roman Emperor.”
Verb
Present participle for to come after and take the place of
“A feeling of joy would succeed his shock when he realized what he had actually achieved.”
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