Definition Of successors


a person or thing that succeeds another.

Schoenberg saw himself as a natural successor to the German romantic school

Example Of successors

  • A list of the names of subscribers and family successors is on display on the church notice board.

  • An astonishing number of religious groups today claim to be the successors of the early church.

  • And as a backbencher you will need to allow your successors to get on with that task without undue interference.

  • But why has no one tackled the works of his equally interesting successors ?

  • Illness was also to curtail the careers of both Churchill's successors .

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