Definition of succeeding in English:

succeeding

Line breaks: suc|ceed|ing
Pronunciation: /səkˈsiːdɪŋ
 
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adjective

[attributive]
Coming after something in time; subsequent: over the succeeding decades, recording equipment got cheaper
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  • I have all the respect in the world for each succeeding generation of bodybuilders.
  • Cashflow forecasts, which normally cover 12 month periods, should be prepared for the succeeding two to three years.
  • The results would have profound implications for succeeding generations of Canadian Baptists.

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Word of the day apposite
Pronunciation: ˈapəzɪt
adjective
apt in the circumstances or relation to something