Definition Of follow


act according to (an instruction or precept).

he has difficulty in following written instructions

come after in time or order.

the six years that followed his restoration

go or come after (a person or thing proceeding ahead); move or travel behind.

she went back into the house, and Ben followed her

pay close attention to (something).

I've been following this discussion closely

practice (a trade or profession).

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Example Of follow

  • follow my advice

  • follow the guidelines

  • follow the path through the woods

  • After that she would follow him from behind whenever she saw him, and one day she hoped that he would love her back.

  • Aimée smiled sadly as she watched him follow the sweet girl with his eyes.

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