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Successive (IPA: /səkˈsɛsɪv/)

Successive (a.)

Following in order or in uninterrupted course; coming after without interruption or interval; following one after another in a line or series; consecutive; as, the successive revolution of years; the successive kings of Egypt; successive strokes of a hammer.

Successive (a.)

Having or giving the right of succeeding to an inheritance; inherited by succession; hereditary; as, a successive title; a successive empire.

Successive Synonyms

Consecutive, Ordered, Serial, Sequential, Sequent

Spanish Translation

Successive in Spanish is Sucesivo

Tagalog Translation

Successive in Tagalog is Sunod-sunod

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Much of writing might be described as mental pregnancy with successive difficult deliveries." - J. B. Priestley

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Than a successive title long and dark, Drawn from the mouldy rolls of Noah's ark." - John Dryden

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