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succeed  


      vb  
1    intr   to accomplish an aim, esp. in the manner desired  
he succeeded in winning     
2    intr   to happen in the manner desired  
the plan succeeded     
3    intr   to acquit oneself satisfactorily or do well, as in a specified field  
to succeed in publishing     
4    when intr, often foll by: to   to come next in order (after someone or something)  
5    when intr, often foll by: to   to take over an office, post, etc. (from a person)  
he succeeded to the vice presidency     
6    intr; usually foll by: to   to come into possession (of property, etc.); inherit  
7    intr   to have a result according to a specified manner  
the plan succeeded badly     
8    intr   to devolve upon  
the estate succeeded to his son     
     (C15: from Latin succedere to follow after, from sub- after + cedere to go)  
  succeedable      adj  
  succeeder      n  
  succeeding      adj  
  succeedingly      adv  
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adj.
happening once a year
Ex.: My favorite annual event is Christmas because I eat my mother's great feast and get christmas presents from Santa Claus.
n.
Something that as soon as it is done becomes decided upon to repeat the next year and years to come. Does not necessarily have to had been done previous years to be defined an instant tradition.
n.
person born at the end of the 90s ; persons starting their teen life of the beginning of the years 2000

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