HyperDic: successor

English > 3 senses of the word successor:
NOUNperson successor, replacementa person who follows next in order
cognitionsuccessora thing or person that immediately replaces something or someone
person successor, heira person who inherits some title or office
successor > pronunciation
Soundssahkseh'ser
RhymesAcer ... Wurlitzer: 99 rhymes with ser...
English > successor: 3 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA person who follows next in order.
Example"he was President Lincoln's successor"
Synonymreplacement
Broaderpeer, equal, match, compeerA person who is of equal standing with another in a group
Spanishsucesor
Catalansuccessor
Verbssucceedbe the successor (of)
English > successor: 3 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningA thing or person that immediately replaces something or someone.
Broadersubstitute, replacementA person or thing that takes or can take the place of another
Spanishsucesor
Catalansuccessor
Verbssucceedbe the successor (of)
English > successor: 3 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningA person who inherits some title or office.
Synonymheir
Broaderoffspring, progeny, issueThe immediate descendants of a person
Spanishsucesor
Catalanhereu, successor
Verbssucceedbe the successor (of)

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