An example of follow-on is an article telling what has happened to someone since an original story was published.
- Alternative spelling of follow on.
(plural follow ons)
- (cricket) The act of a captain forcing the other side to bat again immediately after their first innings.
(third-person singular simple present follows on, present participle following on, simple past and past participle followed on)
- (cricket, of a team) To bat their second innings immediately after their first innings.