follow someone's lead

idiom

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: to do the same thing that someone else has done He followed her lead and voted in favor of the proposal.

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“Follow someone's lead.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/follow%20someone's%20lead. Accessed 21 November 2019.

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