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English definition of “succeed”


verb [I] (ACHIEVE SOMETHING)   /səkˈsid/
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 .
(Definition of succeed verb (ACHIEVE SOMETHING) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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