succeeding

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

succeeding

adjective

Definition of SUCCEEDING

1
being the one that comes immediately after another <the couple purchased some land, and in the course of the succeeding year built a house on it>
Near Antonyms anterior, former; past; last
2
following one after another without others coming in between <that land remained in the family for five succeeding generations>
Near Antonyms in series

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