Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

supercede

[soo-per-seed]
See more synonyms for supercede on Thesaurus.com
verb (used with object), su·per·ced·ed, su·per·ced·ing.
  1. supersede.
Show More
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for supercedes

Historical Examples

  • Now the telegraph is in operation and supercedes the courier.

    Overland through Asia; Pictures of Siberian, Chinese, and Tartar Life

    Thomas Wallace Knox

  • In cases like this an ornamental iron gate, hung on staples, supercedes the simple Colonial ones of former days.

    Garden Ornaments

    Mary H. Northend


Word Origin and History for supercedes

supercede

v.

see supersede. Related: Superceded; superceding.

Show More
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper