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successive

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of successive

  1. following one after another without others coming in between <made the honor roll for three successive school terms> Synonyms back-to-back, sequent, sequential, straight, succeeding, successional, consecutiveRelated Words serial; constant, continuous, uninterrupted; ensuing, following, later, next, posterior, subsequentNear Antonyms in seriesAntonyms inconsecutive, inconsequent, nonconsecutive, nonsequential





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