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follow meaning

EN[ˈfɒləʊ] [ˈfɑloʊ] [-ɒləʊ]
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  • Follow is the third album by Pakho Chau, comprising four new tracks and nine previously released tracks. It was released in Hong Kong on July 10, 2009.

    Definition of follow in English Dictionary

  • NounPLfollows
    1. (sometimes attributive) In billiards and similar games, a stroke causing a ball to follow another ball after hitting it.
      1. a follow shot
    2. (Internet) The act of following another user's online activity.
    3. VerbSGfollowsPRfollowingPT, PPfollowed
      1. VT To go after; to pursue; to move behind in the same path or direction.
        1. Follow that car! ‎
      2. VT To go or come after in a sequence.
        1. B follows A in the alphabet. ‎
        2. We both ordered the soup, with roast beef to follow.
      3. VT To carry out (orders, instructions, etc.).
        1. The Celebrity, by arts unknown, induced Mrs. Judge Short and two other ladies to call at Mohair on an afternoon when Mr. Cooke was trying a trotter on the track. [ …] Their example was followed by others at a time when the master of Mohair was superintending in person the docking of some two-year-olds, and equally invisible.
      4. VT To live one's life according to (religion, teachings, etc).
        1. VT To understand, to pay attention to.
          1. Do you follow me? ‎
        2. VT To watch, to keep track of (reports of) some event or person.
          1. I followed the incumbent throughout the election. ‎
        3. VT To be a logical consequence of.
          1. It follows that if two numbers are not equal then one is larger than the other. ‎
        4. VT To walk in, as a road or course; to attend upon closely, as a profession or calling.
        5. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • To determine the oligomeric state of purified Kv1.3 proteins, Kv1.3 proteins solubilized in Fos-12 were exchanged into amphipols (A8-35) (Anatrace) following a modified protocol [ 72 ].
            • Don't camp it up. Just follow the stage directions.
            • After 2008, many feared that Democrats would follow President Obama off a cliff.
          2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
            • Following this logic, multiple treatment options including microfracture, mosaicplasty, and autologous chondrocyte implantation have been explored [3 ].
            • Following the accident passengers were detrained through the rear cab
            • Following reperfusion, a portion of the blood was collected by cardiopuncture, and the heart was harvested and washed with ice-cold normal saline.
          3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • All over that big ole doodied up house she walks and talks and I follow.
            • If you’ve got them by the balls, their hearts and minds will follow.
            • Basic table manners were covered in the first day of finishing school, but more followed.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Nouns
            • Countable nouns
            • Verbs
              • Transitive verbs
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            Meaning of follow for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "follow" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a transitive verb.
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