The definition of a successor is a person or thing that comes after another.
An heir whose right to a certain property or title will be lost if someone more closely related to the ancestor is born before that ancestor dies
(Law) A person for whose benefit a trust has been created
An adopted son
An adopted daughter
A source or cause; an origin:
Incumbent is defined as the person who is already in an elected office.
An ancestor; a forebear.
Find another word for heirs. In this page you can discover 12 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for heirs, like: successors, inheritors, heirs-apparent, heirs-presumptive, beneficiaries, heiresses, sons, offsprings, daughters, parents and incumbents.