supersede
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˌsuːpəˈsiːd/
Verb

supersede (supersedes, present participle superseding; past and past participle superseded)

  1. (transitive) To take the place of.
    Those older products have been superseded by our new range.
  2. (transitive) To displace in favour of itself.
    Modern US culture has superseded the native forms.
Synonyms Translations Translations Translations Noun

supersede (plural supersedes)

  1. (Internet) An updated newsgroup post that supersedes an earlier version.
    Rogue cancels and supersedes are being issued on a large scale against posters.



This text is extracted from the Wiktionary and it is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license | Terms and conditions | Privacy policy 0.155
Offline English dictionary