Translation of "predecessor" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈpriː.dɪˌses.ər/ us /ˈpred.ə.ses.ɚ/

A someone who had a job or a position before someone else, or something that comes before another thing in time or in a series

predecesor, -ora
My predecessor worked in this job for twelve years.
The latest Ferrari is not only faster than its predecessors but also more comfortable.

(Translation of “predecessor” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈpriːdisesə, (American) ˈpre-/

someone who has had a particular job or position before

He was my predecessor as manager.

an ancestor

antepasado, antecesor
My predecessors came from Scotland.

(Translation of “predecessor” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)