German translation of 'successor'
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Example Sentences Including 'successor'
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It added that the proposal would not require the board to disclose the identities of potential successors.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Mr Cable is the most credible figure to emerge as a possible successor.The Sun (2012)
My test for a potential successor to the book is whether you can read it in the bath.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Possible successors have long been rumoured, but seldom confirmed.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
There are a number of potential successors on the board.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
There is increasing talk of power struggles as potential successors jostle to fill the apparent vacuum.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
U2 might have 30 years experience but there is no doubt their natural successor is already in place.The Sun (2011)
If so, it would be a worthy successor to the Eagle.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
That, after all, is the job of their successors.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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'successor' in Other Languages
British English: successor /səkˈsɛsə/ NOUN
Someone's successor is the person who takes their job after they have left.
His successor was a woman.
- American English: successor
- Arabic: خَلَف
- Brazilian Portuguese: sucessor
- Chinese: 接任者
- Croatian: nasljednik
- Czech: nástupce
- Danish: efterfølger
- Dutch: opvolger
- European Spanish: sucesor
- Finnish: seuraaja
- French: successeur
- German: Nachfolger
- Greek: διάδοχος
- Italian: successore
- Japanese: 後継者
- Korean: 후계자
- Norwegian: etterfølger
- Polish: następca
- European Portuguese: sucessor
- Romanian: succesor
- Russian: преемник
- Spanish: sucesor
- Swedish: efterträdare
- Thai: ผู้สืบตำแหน่ง
- Turkish: halef
- Ukrainian: наступник
- Vietnamese: người kế vị
Translation of successor from the Collins English to German Dictionary