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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
            • This is followed by the formation of proneuromasts.
            • "Are you following me?" she asks, straightout. "Course not. I'm powerwalking."
            • Croft touched down a few minutes later after a gaping hole opened up down Romania's left flank before Ashton completed his hat-trick following a lolloping run from Haskell.
          2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
            • Following laparoscopic ileocecectomy, pathology demonstrated haemorrhage, inflammation, oedema and full thickness necrosis of the caecal wall.
            • Following in the spirit of Paul, Ambrose, Augustine, Luther and Calvin, we can more faithfully and effectively liturgize catechetically.
            • Follow the urbexers as they navigate the inner and outer surfaces of our forbidden cities.
          3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • If you’ve got them by the balls, their hearts and minds will follow.
            • e both ordered the soup, with roast beef to follow.
            • With Twitter, it’s as easy to unfollow as it is to follow.
        • 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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