B1 [ I ] If you succeed, you achieve something that you have been aiming for, and if a plan or piece of work succeeds, it has the results that you wanted.成功；实现目标；达到目的
He has a desperate desire to succeed.
She has the drive to succeed.
There is no reason why we shouldn't succeed.
Most couples would agree that for a marriage to succeed, both parties have to work at it.
He is unlikely to succeed in getting his bill through Congress, however worthy it is.
[ I or T ] to take an official job or position after someone else接替，继任；继承
to come after another person or thing in time随后出现；接着发生