Etymology

1. successively

adverb. ['səkˈsɛsɪvli'] in proper order or sequence.

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • successive (English)
  • succedere (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Successively

  • progressively
  • impressively
  • obsessively
  • excessively
  • aggressively

Example sentences of the word successively


1. Adverb
Place each circle right-side down successively on top of the smaller one.

2. Adjective
Polish the area with successively finer polishing pads until you reach the 400-grit pad.

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