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supervene

[ soo-per-veen ]SEE DEFINITION OF supervene

Synonyms for supervene

  • chase
  • displace
  • ensue
  • postdate
  • pursue
  • replace
  • result
  • succeed
  • supersede
  • supplant
  • be subsequent to
  • come after
  • come from
  • come next
  • go after
  • go next
  • on
  • proceed from
  • spring from
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Antonyms for supervene

  • precede
  • retreat
  • run away
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WORD ORIGIN

1590s (implied in supervenient), from Latin supervenire "come on top of," from super "over, upon" (see super-) + venire "come" (see venue).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR SUPERVENE

befall

verbhappen to; take place
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