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  • as inposterity
  • as inseed

synonyms for successors

  • breed
  • brood
  • children
  • descendants
  • family
  • heirs
  • issue
  • lineage
  • offspring
  • progeny
  • scions
  • seed
  • stock
  • next generation
  • progeniture
  • succeeding generations
  • unborn

antonyms for successors

MOST RELEVANT
  • parent
  • past
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How to use successors in a sentence

Did they use oil varnish, our successors would at all events reap the benefit, if not ourselves.
VIOLINS AND VIOLIN MAKERSJOSEPH PEARCE
Alexander was appeased, and they remained subject to Alexander and to his successors.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
It would be easy to supply his place; and his successors should have his best wishes.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
These customs were adopted under Constantine and his successors, and have frequently changed.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
Finally, they changed the sentinels upon the terrace, and the successors were not “of gentle mood.”
MY TEN YEARS' IMPRISONMENTSILVIO PELLICO
As far as his influence and that of his coadjutors and successors has extended, it has brought with it unmixed good.
ROBERT MOFFATDAVID J. DEANE
The first, the Paleolithic men, may have died out or retired before successors arrived.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
We are glorious martyrs; we have the welfare of the race at heart; we have failed but we live again in our successors.
CATHERINE DE' MEDICIHONORE DE BALZAC
Augustus himself founded two others, and the number was brought up to twenty-eight by his successors.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
Both this prince and all his successors directed their care to that city, and transferred to it the seat of empire.
THE GEOGRAPHY OF STRABO, VOLUME III (OF 3)STRABO
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WORDS RELATED TO SUCCESSORS

  • breed
  • brood
  • children
  • descendants
  • family
  • heirs
  • issue
  • lineage
  • next generation
  • offspring
  • progeniture
  • progeny
  • scions
  • seed
  • stock
  • succeeding generations
  • successors
  • unborn
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.