What is successor?

  • (noun): A person who follows next in order.
    Example: "He was President Lincoln's successor"
    Synonyms: replacement
    See also — Additional definitions below


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... A successor can refer to Someone who, or something which succeeds or comes after (see success and succession) Successor (horse), an American Thoroughbred ... In history The Diadochi, or Successors to Alexander the Great In mathematics A successor cardinal A successor ordinal A successor function A successor (graph theory), a node following the current one in a ...
Soviet Union National Rugby Union Team - Successor Teams
... The rugby teams of the USSR's successor states have had varying success ... The most successful "successor" rugby team has been Georgia, which competed in the 2003 Rugby World Cup and in the 2007 ...
Shah Niyaz Ahmad - Khalifa (Caliphs)
... His eldest son Nizamuddin Hussain was his premier khalifa and successor ... Hazrat Miskeen Shah's premier Khalifa and successor was Shah Sadiq Jaipuri ... Shah Sadiq's Premier Khalifa and successor was Fazl-e-haq Patodi ...
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... Nishio Daiki/Sorubureibā?) Daiki is Ryoma's successor ... (樋口 玲子/ソルジャンヌ, Higuchi Reiko/Sorujannu?) Reiko is Junko's successor ... (ソルドーザー, Sorudōzā?) Dozer is Bycle's and Walter's successor ...

More definitions of "successor":

  • (noun): A thing or person that immediately replaces something or someone.
  • (noun): A person who inherits some title or office.
    Synonyms: heir

Famous quotes containing the word successor:

    The successor to politics will be propaganda. Propaganda, not in the sense of a message or ideology, but as the impact of the whole technology of the times.
    Marshall McLuhan (1911–1980)

    The name of a successor is like the tolling of my own death-bell!
    Elizabeth I (1533–1603)