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One that follows, especially:
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  1. One that follows, especially:
  2. A person who follows another's beliefs or teachings; disciple
  3. One who has a strong interest or pays close attention to something:
Anyone who receives property of a deceased person either by will or by law
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  1. Anyone who receives property of a deceased person either by will or by law
  2. A person who succeeds or is in line to succeed to a hereditary rank, title, or office.
  3. A person who inherits or is legally entitled to inherit, through the natural action of the law, another's property or title upon the other's death
(Usually monarchy) Someone who will definitely inherit if surviving the one whose property is to be inherited.
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  1. (Usually monarchy) Someone who will definitely inherit if surviving the one whose property is to be inherited.
  2. An heir who will inherit the ancestor's estate, title, or office as long as the ancestor does not exclude the heir in any will and the heir survives the ancestor.
  3. The heir whose right to a certain property or title cannot be denied if the heir outlives the ancestor and the ancestor dies intestate
A member of the armed forces available for assignment to fill a vacancy or complete a quota; reinforcement
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  1. A member of the armed forces available for assignment to fill a vacancy or complete a quota; reinforcement
  2. One that replaces, especially a person assigned to a vacant military position.
  3. A replacing or being replaced
Find another word for successor. In this page you can discover 5 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for successor, like: follower, heir, heir-apparent, replacement and heir.