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Synonyms for follow

accompany

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come after

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obey

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copy

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succeed

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keep up with

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follow something through

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follow something up

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Synonyms for follow

to keep (another) under surveillance by moving along behind

to take as a model or make conform to a model

to occur after in time

to occur as a consequence

follow through: to strengthen the effect of (an action) by further action

follow up: to strengthen the effect of (an action) by further action

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to travel behind, go after, come after

be later in time

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come as a logical consequence

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travel along a certain course

act in accordance with someone's rules, commands, or wishes

come after in time, as a result

behave in accordance or in agreement with

be next

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imitate in behavior

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follow, discover, or ascertain the course of development of something

perform an accompaniment to

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keep informed

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to be the product or result

accept and follow the leadership or command or guidance of

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adhere to or practice

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work in a specific place, with a specific subject, or in a specific function

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keep under surveillance

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grasp the meaning

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References in periodicals archive ?
en another Welsh icon Craig Bellamy followed suit as he announced his retire ment.
Morrisons and Waitrose followed suit on Thursday morning, up-ping their prices from 55p/ kg and 58p/kg respectively.
Then, unlike most other cyclists -- but like many a litigious American -- Prokop followed suit by, well, filing suit.
Two neighboring counties and two cities followed suit, prompting a stealthily orchestrated counterattack.
Having seen the Loch Laggan Scheme in Scotland, I am surprised we, in Wales, have not followed suit.
Spurred by this achievement, other countries followed suit, constructing dams that forever have altered Earth's landscape--not always for the better.
To ensure the legacy of League continues, I challenge each member at convention 2004 to verify by a straw of hands that you too have followed suit by mentioning the League in your will.
Canada and France also followed suit with Canada spending 9.
After Bruce revealed that he was also gay, however, the others quickly followed suit.
Commercial manager of Marks & Spencer Gareth John said he would welcome the idea as long as everyone else in the centre followed suit.
Two weeks later at his Brooklyn Academy of Music retirement gala, which featured performances by Mark Morris, Trisha Brown, and the BAM/Restoration-DanceAfrica Ensemble, Lichtenstein followed suit, dancing giddily among balloons and confetti.
Soon after, the Times followed suit, muffling its coverage of atrocities committed by the Salvadoran military.