Synonyms of succession in English:

succession


See definition of succession

noun

1‘a succession of exciting events’

SYNONYMS
sequence, series, progression, course, chain, cycle, round, string, train, line, line-up, run, continuation, flow, stream
concatenation

2‘she produced a male heir and thus deprived him of the succession to the throne’

SYNONYMS
accession, elevation
inheritance of, assumption of

3‘he left behind him a disputed succession between his kinsmen’

SYNONYMS
line of descent, line, descent, ancestral line, blood line, ancestry, dynasty, lineage, genealogy, heritage, pedigree, extraction, derivation, stock, strain, background

Phrases

    in succession

    ‘he drank six pints of beer in rapid succession’


    SYNONYMS

    one after the other, in a row, consecutively, one behind the other, successively, in sequence

    running, straight, solid, uninterrupted

    informal

    on the trot