succession

(redirected from in quick succession)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia.
Related to in quick succession: successional
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • noun
  • phrase

Synonyms for succession

Synonyms for succession

a way in which things follow each other in space or time

a number of things placed or occurring one after the other

Synonyms for succession

a group of people or things arranged or following in order

the action of following in order

(ecology) the gradual and orderly process of change in an ecosystem brought about by the progressive replacement of one community by another until a stable climax is established

acquisition of property by descent or by will

Synonyms

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
A puncture and broken alternator belt in quick succession cost the Scot the lead two hours into the race.
As I did my fourth 360 degree turn in quick succession I began to regret it.
In quick succession, both Motorola and Sprint Nextel unveiled subscription music services that customers could use not on their computers but on their cell phones.
Having lost to the Borders and Glasgow in quick succession, Todd Blackadder's men went into the Boxing Day battle knowing a third defeat would spell the end of their glory aspirations.
For authentication, users choose, in quick succession, registered names that they remember.
The ex-Penicuik bowler took the wickets of James Brinkley, Craig Wright and Paul Hoffmann in quick succession to finish the match with Saltires75runs adrift.
In quick succession, the 1192nd will load two "Cape" series reserve vessels of the U.S.
This is also consistent with our experience at 711 Westchester Avenue, in the 1287 "platinum mile" corridor, where we've signed seven recent deals for new tenants and expansions/renewals in quick succession. What makes these buildings so appealing is that they have raised the bar on suburban office quality and amenities, offering open space in beautifully landscaped settings, easy vehicular accessibility with ample parking, free bus or shuttle service from nearby transportation centers for employees commuting by rail, and a broad range of on-site amenities to improve the productivity and quality of experience for employees.
Cove bounced back with two corners in quick succession but centre-half Darren Paul twice sent headers wide of the target.
In quick succession, the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Congress passed laws and regulations ostensibly designed to rein in terrorism.
Four coats are applied in quick succession without polishing.
Igby's rebelliousness sends him in quick succession to a priest at his prep school (to whom he blasphemes Jesus), to a therapist (who hits him), to military school (which he flees), and to New York City, where he gets caught up in the bohemian periphery of his wealthy godfather's (Jeff Goldblum) downtown world.
This one-time Weiss protege joined up with the Blind team and has dropped some serious ads in quick succession. The switch tre is nothin' to this Cannuck powerhouse.
The French have ended 2001 in superb form, having beaten South Africa and Australia in quick succession.
KARACHI: Two bombs exploded in quick succession in Pakistan's troubled port city of Karachi yesterday, killing four people and wounding 32 others, many of them worshippers at a mosque.