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succeed/səkˈsiːd/verb
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succeed
/səkˈsiːd/
verb
succeedssucceededsucceeding
Learner's definition of SUCCEED  
[no object] 
: to do what you are trying to do : to achieve the correct or desired result — often + in
   b  : to happen in the planned or desired way
[+ object]  : to come after (something) in a series
   b  : to get a particular job, position, or title after the person who had it before you has retired, died, etc.
[+ object]
[no object]

nothing succeeds like success

— used to say that one success often results in another success
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