succeeding

EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

succeeding

  1. Following, next in order.
    • 1907, Robert Chambers, chapter 8, The Younger Set:
      At her invitation he outlined for her the succeeding chapters with terse military accuracy ; and what she liked best and best understood was avoidance of that false modesty which condescends, turning technicality into pabulum.

AntonymsEdit

VerbEdit

succeeding

  1. Present participle of succeed.

NounEdit

succeeding (plural succeedings)

  1. success
    • 1722, Nicholas Ling, ‎John Bodenham, Wits Common-wealth (page 105)
      It is good for a man in the midst of prosperity to fear a Ruin, and in the midst of adversity to hope for better succeedings.
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