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succession
used in The Brothers Karamazov

2 uses
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Definition
series or sequence (one after another)
  • Holding his hands aloft, Father Ferapont suddenly roared: "Casting out I cast out!" and, turning in all directions, he began at once making the sign of the cross at each of the four walls and four corners of the cell in succession.
    Book 7 — Alyosha (22% in)
succession = sequence (one after another)
  • Suddenly I noticed for three days in succession he was downcast and dejected, not because of my coldness, but for something else, something more important.
    Book 10 — The Boys (41% in)
succession = a row (one after the other without interruption)
There are no more uses of "succession" in The Brothers Karamazov.

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