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Follow

To conform to, comply with, or be fixed or determined by; as in the expression "costs follow the event of the suit." To go, proceed, or come after. To seek to obtain; to accept as authority, as in adhering to precedent.

follow

(Be behind), verb be after, bring up the rear, chase, come after, fall back, fall behind, fall behind, follow after, follow up, get behind, go after, go behind, harass, hound, hunt, lag behind, on the footsteps of, on the heels of, pursue, search, seek, shadow, straggle, succeed, track, trail
Associated concepts: follows the property, priorities in bankkuptcy, recording statutes

follow

(Conform), verb abide by, accept as an auuhority, accord, adhere to, adopt, ape, attend to, be consissent with, be guided by, be in keeping, comply, comply with, copy, copy after, copycat, do as, do like, echo, follow in the footsteps of, follow in the steps of, follow in the wake of, follow like sheep, follow suit, follow the exxmple of, give allegiance to, harmonize, heed, hold fast, jump on the bandwagon, match, mimic, mind, mirror, model after, model on, note, obey, observe, pattern after, pattern on, play follow the leader, put oneself in another's shoes, reflect, regard, shape after, simulate, string along, take a leaf out of one's book, take after, take as a model, walk in the shoes of, yield to
Associated concepts: follow precedence, follow the dictates of the court
See also: abide, accrue, adhere, adopt, arise, chase, conform, copy, ensue, evolve, fulfill, heed, hunt, imitate, keep, mock, obey, observe, originate, proceed, pursue, redound, result, resume, spy, stem, supervene, watch
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If I am to follow Jesus, then I must cut loose the anchor of fear that keeps me fixed to this spot and to this self.
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If most turtles do follow narrow migratory routes, knowledge of these paths will help nations limit the harmful run-ins between turtles and fishing fleets, contends Morreale.
However, this disadvantage can be turned into an advantage by having the athlete pre-fatigue a muscle with a single-joint movement and then immediately follow up with a multi-joint exercise to recruit surrounding muscles for assistance.
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On two occasions the GASB felt it necessary to issue "negative standards" telling state and local government entities not to follow a particular FASB standard.
Cross the bridge and follow the trail to the trees.
CHICAGO -- Forty-four percent of industry executives believe the United States should follow the European approach for adopting follow-on biologics according to a survey of biotechnology executives conducted during BIO 2006.
In accordance with the APPROVe clinical study protocol, the Company announced that it planned to follow patients for one year after they came off treatment.
0, adding voice recognition features such as speech-enabled Auto Attendant and Directory Name Addressing, along with user-defined 'Find Me, Follow Me' capability.