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succeeded

verb
past tense of succeed

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1 to turn out as planned or desired
  • the advertising campaign that finally succeeded used humor to sell the product

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2 to reach a desired level of accomplishment
  • if you want to succeed in show business, you have to feel comfortable in front of an audience

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3 to come after in time
  • only the results on election day will tell who will succeed the current president

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“Succeeded.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/succeeded. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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