follows的用法

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follows的用法
  • v. 跟随;在……后发生;追逐;按照(规则)执行;密切注意;从事(职业)(follow 的第三人称单数)
  • n. 跟随;遵照(follow 的复数)
  • n. (Follows) (英、加、美、澳、印)福洛斯(人名)
follow
  • v.
    • to travel behind, go after, come after

      "The ducklings followed their mother around the pond"; " Please follow the guide through the museum"

    • be later in time

      "Tuesday always follows Monday"

      同义词: postdate

    • come as a logical consequence; follow logically

      "It follows that your assertion is false"

      同义词: fall out

    • travel along a certain course

      "follow the road"; " follow the trail"

      同义词: travel along

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

      同义词: comply abide by

    • come after in time, as a result

      "A terrible tsunami followed the earthquake"

      同义词: come after

    • behave in accordance or in agreement with

      同义词: conform to

    • be next

      "Mary plays best, with John and Sue following"

    • choose and follow; as of theories, ideas, policies, strategies or plans

      "She followed the feminist movement"

      同义词: adopt espouse

    • to bring something about at a later time than

      "She followed dinner with a brandy"; " He followed his lecture with a question and answer period"

    • imitate in behavior; take as a model

      "Teenagers follow their friends in everything"

      同义词: take after

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

      "We must follow closely the economic development is Cuba"

      同义词: trace

    • follow with the eyes or the mind

      "She followed the men with the binoculars"

      同义词: watch observe watch over keep an eye on

    • be the successor (of)

      "Carter followed Ford"

      同义词: succeed come after

    • perform an accompaniment to

      "The orchestra could barely follow the frequent pitch changes of the soprano"

      同义词: play along accompany

    • keep informed

      同义词: keep up keep abreast

    • to be the product or result

      同义词: come

    • accept and follow the leadership or command or guidance of

      "Let's follow our great helmsman!"; " She followed a guru for years"

    • adhere to or practice

      "These people still follow the laws of their ancient religion"

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

      同义词: be

    • keep under surveillance

      "The police had been following him for weeks but they could not prove his involvement in the bombing"

      同义词: surveil survey

    • follow in or as if in pursuit

      "Her bad deed followed her and haunted her dreams all her life"

      同义词: pursue

    • grasp the meaning

      "Can you follow her argument?"; " When he lectures, I cannot follow"

    • keep to

      同义词: stick to stick with