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follow

follow as in to travel behind, go after, come after
  • "The ducklings followed their mother around the pond"
  • "Please follow the guide through the museum"
follow as in be later in time
  • "Tuesday always follows Monday"

Synonyms

  • postdatebe later in time; establish something as being later relative to something else
follow as in come as a logical consequence
  • "follow logically"
  • "It follows that your assertion is false"
  • "the theorem falls out nicely"

Synonyms

  • fall outhave a breach in relations; come as a logical consequence; come off; leave (a barracks) in order to take a place in a military formation, or leave a military formation; come to pass
follow as in travel along a certain course
  • "follow the road"
  • "follow the trail"

Synonyms

  • travel alongtravel along a certain course
follow as in 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"

Synonyms

  • complyact in accordance with someone's rules, commands, or wishes
  • abide byact in accordance with someone's rules, commands, or wishes; show respect towards
follow as in come after in time, as a result
  • "A terrible tsunami followed the earthquake"

Synonyms

  • come aftercome after in time, as a result; be the successor (of)
follow as in behave in accordance or in agreement with
  • "Follow a pattern"
  • "Follow my example"

Synonyms

  • conform toobserve; behave in accordance or in agreement with; fill, satisfy or meet a want or need or condtion ro restriction
follow as in be next
  • "Mary plays best, with John and Sue following"
follow as in choose and follow
  • "as of theories, ideas, policies, strategies or plans"
  • "She followed the feminist movement"
  • "The candidate espouses Republican ideals"

Synonyms

  • adoptchoose and follow; take up and practice as one's own ; take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities; take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect; take into one's family; put into dramatic form; take up the cause, ideology, practice, method, of someone and use it as one's own
  • espousechoose and follow; take in marriage ; take up the cause, ideology, practice, method, of someone and use it as one's own
follow as in 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"
follow as in imitate in behavior
  • "take as a model"
  • "Teenagers follow their friends in everything"

Synonyms

  • take afterbe similar to a relative; imitate in behavior
follow as in 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"

Synonyms

  • tracea just detectable amount; an indication that something has been present; a suggestion of some quality; a drawing created by superimposing a semitransparent sheet of paper on the original image and copying on it the lines of the original image ; either of two lines that connect a horse's harness to a wagon or other vehicle or to a whiffletree ; a visible mark (as a footprint) left by the passage of person or animal or vehicle ; follow, discover, or ascertain the course of development of something; make a mark or lines on a surface; to go back over again; pursue or chase relentlessly; discover traces of; make one's course or travel along a path; copy by following the lines of the original drawing on a transparent sheet placed upon it; read with difficulty
follow as in 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"

Synonyms

  • watcha small portable timepiece ; a period of time (4 or 2 hours) during which some of a ship's crew are on duty ; a purposeful surveillance to guard or observe ; the period during which someone (especially a guard) is on duty ; a person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event ; the rite of staying awake for devotional purposes (especially on the eve of a religious festival) ; look attentively; follow with the eyes or the mind; see or watch; observe with attention; be vigilant, be on the lookout or be careful; observe or determine by looking; find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort
  • observediscover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of; make mention of; observe with care or pay close attention to; watch attentively; show respect towards; behave as expected during of holidays or rites; follow with the eyes or the mind; stick to correctly or closely; conform one's action or practice to
  • watch overfollow with the eyes or the mind
  • keep an eye onfollow with the eyes or the mind
follow as in be the successor (of)
  • "Carter followed Ford"
  • "Will Charles succeed to the throne?"

Synonyms

  • succeedattain success or reach a desired goal; be the successor (of)
  • come aftercome after in time, as a result; be the successor (of)
follow as in perform an accompaniment to
  • "The orchestra could barely follow the frequent pitch changes of the soprano"

Synonyms

  • play alongcooperate or pretend to cooperate; perform an accompaniment to
  • accompanybe present or associated with an event or entity; go or travel along with; perform an accompaniment to; be a companion to somebody
follow as in keep informed
  • "He kept up on his country's foreign policies"

Synonyms

  • keep upmaintain a required pace or level; lengthen or extend in duration or space; keep in safety and protect from harm, decay, loss, or destruction; keep informed; prevent from going to bed at night
  • keep abreastkeep informed
follow as in to be the product or result
  • "Melons come from a vine"
  • "Understanding comes from experience"

Synonyms

  • comethe thick white fluid containing spermatozoa that is ejaculated by the male genital tract ; move toward, travel toward something or somebody or approach something or somebody; reach a destination; come to pass; reach or enter a state, relation, condition, use, or position; to be the product or result; be found or available; come forth; be a native of; extend or reach; exist or occur in a certain point in a series; cover a certain distance; come under, be classified or included; happen as a result; add up in number or quantity; develop into; be received; come to one's mind; come from; proceed or get along; experience orgasm; have a certain priority
follow as in accept and follow the leadership or command or guidance of
  • "Let's follow our great helmsman!"
  • "She followed a guru for years"
follow as in adhere to or practice
  • "These people still follow the laws of their ancient religion"
follow as in work in a specific place, with a specific subject, or in a specific function
  • "He is a herpetologist"
  • "She is our resident philosopher"

Synonyms

  • bea light strong brittle grey toxic bivalent metallic element ; have the quality of being; be identical to; occupy a certain position or area; have an existence, be extant; happen, occur, take place; be identical or equivalent to; form or compose; work in a specific place, with a specific subject, or in a specific function; represent, as of a character on stage; spend or use time; have life, be alive; to remain unmolested, undisturbed, or uninterrupted -- used only in infinitive form; be priced at
follow as in keep under surveillance
  • "The police had been following him for weeks but they could not prove his involvement in the bombing"

Synonyms

  • surveilkeep under surveillance
  • surveya detailed critical inspection ; short descriptive summary (of events) ; the act of looking or seeing or observing; consider in a comprehensive way; look over carefully or inspect; keep under surveillance; hold a review (of troops) ; make a survey of; plot a map of (land)
follow as in 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"

Synonyms

  • pursuecarry out or participate in an activity; follow in or as if in pursuit; go in search of or hunt for; carry further or advance
follow as in grasp the meaning
  • "Can you follow her argument?"
  • "When he lectures, I cannot follow"
follow as in keep to
  • "Stick to your principles"
  • "stick to the diet"

Synonyms

  • stick tostick to firmly; keep to
  • stick withkeep to