\səksˈiːd], \səksˈiːd], \s_ə_k_s_ˈiː_d]\
Definitions of SUCCEED
- 2011 - English Dictionary Database
- 2006 - WordNet 3.0
- 2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
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attain success or reach a goal; "The enterprise succeeded"; "We succeeded in getting tickets to the show"; "she struggled to overcome her handicap and won"
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attain success or reach a desired goal; "The enterprise succeeded"; "We succeeded in getting tickets to the show"; "she struggled to overcome her handicap and won"
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To fall heir to; to inherit.
To come after; to be subsequent or consequent to; to follow; to pursue.
To support; to prosper; to promote.
Specifically: To ascend the throne after the removal the death of the occupant.
To descend, as an estate or an heirloom, in the same family; to devolve.
To obtain the object desired; to accomplish what is attempted or intended; to have a prosperous issue or termination; to be successful; as, he succeeded in his plans; his plans succeeded.
To go under cover.
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To take the place of; follow.
To follow in order; to come next in the possession of anything: with to; as, to succeed to a throne; accomplish something attempted; prosper; as, all his plans succeed.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
To come or follow up or in order: to follow: to take the place of.
To follow in order: to take the place of: to obtain one's wish or accomplish what is attempted: to end with advantage.
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
To follow in order; to take the place of; to come after; to make successful.
To follow in order; to come in the place of; one that has died, or quitted the place, or of that which has preceded; to obtain the object desired; to accomplish what is attempted; to have a prosperous termination.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
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