Significado de “succeed” - en el Diccionario Inglés

succeed en inglés británico

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succeedverb

uk /səkˈsiːd/ us /səkˈsiːd/

succeed verb (ACHIEVE SOMETHING)

B1 [ I ] If you succeed, you achieve something that you have been aiming for, and if a plan or piece of work succeeds, it has the results that you wanted:

She's been trying to pass her driving test for six years and she's finally succeeded.
You need to be pretty tough to succeed in the property world.
The campaign has certainly succeeded in raising public awareness of the issue.
humorous Richard succeeded in offending (= managed unintentionally to offend) just about everybody in the room!

Más ejemplos

  • He has a desperate desire to succeed.
  • She has the drive to succeed.
  • There is no reason why we shouldn't succeed.
  • Most couples would agree that for a marriage to succeed, both parties have to work at it.
  • He is unlikely to succeed in getting his bill through Congress, however worthy it is.

succeed verb (FOLLOW)

[ I or T ] to take an official job or position after someone else:

He succeeded his father as editor of the paper.
When the Queen dies, her eldest son will succeed to the throne.

to come after another person or thing in time:

In the weeks that succeeded, five more patients showed similar symptoms.
Almost from its beginnings, New York has produced succeeding generations of intellectuals.

(Definición de succeed del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

succeed en inglés americano

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succeedverb

us /səkˈsid/

succeed verb (ACHIEVE SOMETHING)

[ I ] to achieve something that you have been aiming for, or (of a plan or piece of work) to have the desired results:

She’s been trying to pass her driving test for years and she finally succeeded.
He succeeded in building the business into one the leaders in its field.

succeed verb (FOLLOW)

[ T ] fml to take the place of another person or thing:

[ T ] Kamen was named company chairman, succeeding Robert Schwartz, who is retiring after 44 years.

(Definición de succeed del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

succeed en inglés de negocios

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succeedverb

uk /səkˈsiːd/ us

[ I ] if you succeed, you achieve something that you have been trying to do or get, and if a plan or a piece of work succeeds, it has the results that you wanted:

succeed in sth He is determined to succeed in the property market.
succeed in doing sth The new exchange rate succeeded in bringing inflation down.

[ T ] to take an official job or position after someone else:

succeed sb as sth Karl Smith will succeed him as chief executive.

(Definición de succeed del Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)