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succession
used in Anne Of Green Gables

3 uses
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Definition
series or sequence (one after another)
  • I like babies in moderation, but twins three times in succession is TOO MUCH.
    Chapter 5 — Anne's History (57% in)
succession = a row (one after another)
  • It's very trying to have a drunken husband, you see; and it must be very trying to have twins three times in succession, don't you think?
    Chapter 5 — Anne's History (76% in)
  • succession = a row (one after another)
  • Spring had come once more to Green Gables—the beautiful capricious, reluctant Canadian spring, lingering along through April and May in a succession of sweet, fresh, chilly days, with pink sunsets and miracles of resurrection and growth.
    Chapter 20 — A Good Imagination Gone Wrong (1% in)
succession = series (one after another)
There are no more uses of "succession" in Anne Of Green Gables.

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