: to go or come after or behind
- The dog followed the children home.
: to come after in time or place
: to go on the track of
: to go along or beside
: to be led or guided by : obey
: to work in or at something as a way of life
: to watch or pay attention to
- Just follow the bouncing ball.
: to play a card that belongs to the same group (as hearts) as the one first played
: to do the same thing someone else has just done
: to complete something started
- You must follow through on your promise.
: to take additional similar or related action
- I followed up my letter with a phone call.