Dictionary Results for following


1. following - noun

· a group of followers or enthusiasts

Synonym(s): followers

Hypernym(s): multitude, masses, mass, hoi_polloi, people, the_great_unwashed




2. following - noun

· the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture; "the culprit started to run and the cop took off in pursuit"

Synonym(s): pursuit, chase, pursual

Hypernym(s): motion, movement, move




3. follow - verb

· to travel behind, go after, come after; "The ducklings followed their mother around the pond"; "Please follow the guide through the museum"

Hypernym(s): travel, go, move, locomote

Antonym(s): precede




4. follow - verb

· be later in time; "Tuesday always follows Monday"

Synonym(s): postdate




5. follow - verb

· come as a logical consequence; follow logically; "It follows that your assertion is false"; "the theorem falls out nicely"

Synonym(s): fall_out

Hypernym(s): result, ensue




6. follow - verb

· travel along a certain course; "follow the road"; "follow the trail"

Synonym(s): travel_along

Hypernym(s): travel, go, move, locomote




7. follow - verb

· act in accordance with someone's rules, commands, or wishes; "He complied with my instructions"; "You must comply or else!"; "Follow these simple rules"; "abide by the rules"

Synonym(s): comply, abide_by

Hypernym(s): obey




8. follow - verb

· come after in time, as a result; "A terrible tsunami followed the earthquake"

Synonym(s): come_after

Hypernym(s): result, ensue




9. follow - verb

· behave in accordance or in agreement with; "Follow a pattern"; "Follow my example"

Synonym(s): conform_to

Hypernym(s): imitate, copy, simulate




10. follow - verb

· be next; "Mary plays best, with John and Sue following"

Hypernym(s): be




11. follow - verb

· choose and follow; as of theories, ideas, policies, strategies or plans; "She followed the feminist movement"; "The candidate espouses Republican ideals"

Synonym(s): adopt, espouse

Hypernym(s): choose, take, select, pick_out




12. follow - verb

· to bring something about at a later time than; "She followed dinner with a brandy"; "He followed his lecture with a question and answer period"




13. follow - verb

· imitate in behavior; take as a model; "Teenagers follow their friends in everything"

Synonym(s): take_after

Hypernym(s): imitate, copy, simulate




14. follow - verb

· follow, discover, or ascertain the course of development of something; "We must follow closely the economic development is Cuba"; "trace the student's progress"; "trace one's ancestry"

Synonym(s): trace

Hypernym(s): analyze, analyse, study, examine, canvass




15. follow - verb

· follow with the eyes or the mind; "Keep an eye on the baby, please!"; "The world is watching Sarajevo"; "She followed the men with the binoculars"

Synonym(s): watch, observe, watch_over, keep_an_eye_on

Hypernym(s): check, check_up_on, look_into, check_out, suss_out, check_over, go_over, check_into




16. follow - verb

· be the successor (of); "Carter followed Ford"; "Will Charles succeed to the throne?"

Synonym(s): succeed, come_after




17. follow - verb

· perform an accompaniment to; "The orchestra could barely follow the frequent pitch changes of the soprano"

Synonym(s): play_along, accompany

Hypernym(s): play




18. follow - verb

· keep informed; "He kept up on his country's foreign policies"

Synonym(s): keep_up, keep_abreast




19. follow - verb

· to be the product or result; "Melons come from a vine"; "Understanding comes from experience"

Synonym(s): come

Hypernym(s): originate, arise, rise, develop, uprise, spring_up, grow




20. follow - verb

· accept and follow the leadership or command or guidance of; "Let's follow our great helmsman!"; "She followed a guru for years"

Hypernym(s): act, behave, do




21. follow - verb

· adhere to or practice; "These people still follow the laws of their ancient religion"

Hypernym(s): practice, apply, use




22. follow - verb

· work in a specific place, with a specific subject, or in a specific function; "He is a herpetologist"; "She is our resident philosopher"

Synonym(s): be




23. follow - verb

· keep under surveillance; "The police had been following him for weeks but they could not prove his involvement in the bombing"

Synonym(s): surveil, survey




24. follow - verb

· follow in or as if in pursuit; "The police car pursued the suspected attacker"; "Her bad deed followed her and haunted her dreams all her life"

Synonym(s): pursue

Hypernym(s): travel, go, move, locomote




25. follow - verb

· grasp the meaning; "Can you follow her argument?"; "When he lectures, I cannot follow"

Hypernym(s): understand




26. follow - verb

· keep to; "Stick to your principles"; "stick to the diet"

Synonym(s): stick_to, stick_with

Hypernym(s): persevere, persist, hang_in, hang_on, hold_on




27. following - adjective

· about to be mentioned or specified; "the following items"

Synonym(s): undermentioned




28. following - adjective

· immediately following in time or order; "the following day"; "next in line"; "the next president"; "the next item on the list"

Synonym(s): next




29. following - adjective

· going or proceeding or coming after in the same direction; "the crowd of following cars made the occasion seem like a parade"; "tried to outrun the following footsteps"

Antonym(s): leading




30. following - adjective

· in the desired direction; "a following wind"





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