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following

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of following

  1. being the one that comes immediately after another the following morning, I found the cat was gone Synonyms of following coming, ensuing, next, succeedingWords Related to following consecutive, sequential, successive; posterior, subsequent; immediate; secondNear Antonyms of following anterior, former; past; lastAntonyms of following antecedent, foregoing, precedent, preceding, previous, prior


following

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of following

  1. 1 a body of employees or servants who accompany and wait on a person a prince with a large following to do practically everything for him Synonyms of following entourage, cortege, posse, retinue, suite, tail, trainWords Related to following crew, personnel, staff; court; assistant, attendant, helper, retainer

  2. 2 a group of people showing intense devotion to a cause, person, or work (as a film) that rock star attracts quite a following Synonyms of following audience, followership, cultWords Related to following discipleship; fandom

  3. 3 the act of going after or in the tracks of another took part in the following of the coyote Synonyms of following chase, chasing, dogging, pursuit, hounding, pursuing, shadowing, tagging, tailing, tracing, tracking, trailingWords Related to following hot pursuit; tagging along; path, track, trail; search, seeking


following

preposition

Synonyms and Antonyms of following

  1. subsequent to in time or order following the concert, there will be refreshments in the lobby Synonyms of following après, behind, below, after, next to, pastWords Related to following sinceNear Antonyms of following toward (or towards)Antonyms of following afore [chiefly dialect], ahead of, before, ere, of, previous to, prior to, to



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