- Word Parts
|part of speech:
||succeeded, succeeding, succeeds
||to have a good result; do well.
You must study hard to succeed in school.
- similar words:
- arrive, blossom, win
||to follow or take the place of.
The president of the company retired, and his son succeeded him.
||succeedingly (adv.), succeeder (n.)
The word succeed
contains the following parts:
that means under, below
More about this word part:
The prefix suc-
occurs in Latin loanwords. It is an assimilated form of sub-
used before roots beginning with "c," such as "ced, ces, -ceed, -cede, -cess." See sub-
ced, ces, -ceed, -cede, -cess
that means to go; to go back or yield