in succession

Definition of in succession

  1. :  following one after the other The guests arrived in succession. He won the championship twice in succession. She listed the names in quick/rapid succession.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the order in which or the conditions under which one person after another succeeds to a property, dignity, title, or throne

    :  the right of a person or line to succeed

    :  the line having such a right

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contemplative of or relative to the past

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