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fol·low·ing / ˈfälō-ing/ • prep. coming after or as a result of: police are hunting for two men following a spate of robberies in the area. • n. 1. a body of supporters or admirers: he attracted a worldwide following. 2. (the following) [treated as sing. or pl.] what follows or comes next: the following are both grammatically correct sentences. • adj. 1. next in time: the following day there was a ceremony in St. Peter's Square. ∎  about to be mentioned: you are required to provide us with the following information. 2. (of a wind or sea) blowing or moving in the same direction as the course of a vehicle or vessel.

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followers, 1450; adherents collectively.

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followingBeijing, bing, bring, Chungking, cling, ding, dingaling, fling, I Ching, king, Kunming, ling, Ming, Nanjing, Peking, ping, ring, sing, Singh, sling, spring, sting, string, swing, Synge, thing, ting, wing, wring, Xining, zing •saying, slaying •bricklaying • minelaying •being, far-seeing, unseeing •sightseeing • well-being •blackberrying •dairying, unvarying •unwearying •self-pitying, unpitying •belying, dying, lying, self-denying, tying, vying •unedifying • unsatisfying • outlying •drawing • underdrawing •easygoing, flowing, going, knowing, mowing, outgoing, showing, sowing, thoroughgoing, toing and froing •seagoing • ongoing • foregoing •theatregoing • churchgoing •following • borrowing • annoying •bluing, doing, misdoing •evil-doing • wrongdoing

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