succeed

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/səkˈsiːd/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/səkˈsid/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(sək sēd)


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succeed

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. succeed in [school, your career, business, life]
  2. succeed in the [interview, competition]
  3. succeed in [getting, winning, making, doing, creating, asking]
  4. succeeded in our [bid, efforts, attempts] to
  5. succeed at [work, your job, life]
  6. succeed at [math, history]
  7. (has) succeeded through [hard work, dedication]
  8. succeed by [providing, connecting, helping, getting]
  9. succeed as a [professor, doctor, writer, artist]
  10. succeed without [help, assistance]
  11. succeed on your own
  12. succeed where [others, many] have failed
  13. succeed and [grow, fail, prosper]
  14. [could, would, might] succeed if
  15. only succeeded in [making it worse, alienating them further]
  16. succeeded only in [making]
  17. [eventually, finally] succeeded
  18. most [likely, unlikely] to succeed
  19. [born, destined] to succeed
  20. succeed him as [President, King, CEO]
  21. succeed the [presidency]
  22. succeed the [late, retiring, former] [president]
  23. [expected, chosen, destined, first in line] to succeed [him, the president]
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