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British English: /səkˈsiːd/
American English: /səkˈsid/

Translation of succeed in Italian:

transitive verb

  • succedere a, seguire
    to succeed somebody as king
    succedere a qualcuno sul trono
    she succeeded him as president
    è successa a lui come presidente

intransitive verb

  • 1 (achieve success)
    (person, plan, technique)
    to succeed in doing to succeed in business
    riuscire o avere successo negli affari
    to succeed in life, in one's exams
    avere successo nella vita, riuscire negli esami
  • 2 (accede) to succeed to
    salire a
    succedere a


nothing succeeds like success

niente ha successo quanto il successo

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