Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: adjective

Definitions: (adjective) Successive things follow in order, one after another.

Examples: (adjective) He won the tennis championship in four successive years (2013-2016). (adjective) Successive governments have refused to make the changes.

Synonyms: adjectives: consecutive, subsequent, following.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 7 E