follow–through

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noun fol·low–through \ˈfä-lō-ˌthrü, ˌfä-lō-ˈthrü, -lə-\

Definition of follow–through

  1. 1 :  the part of the stroke following the striking of a ball

  2. 2 :  the act or an instance of following through

1897

First Known Use of follow–through

1897


FOLLOW–THROUGH Defined for English Language Learners

follow–through

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noun fol·low–through \ˈfä-lō-ˌthrü, ˌfä-lō-ˈthrü, -lə-\

Definition of follow–through for English Language Learners

  • sports : the part of a stroke, swing, or kick that happens after a ball is hit

  • : the act of completing an action or process

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