The definition of following is coming next.(adjective)
An example of following is the 5th grade to the 4th grade.
A following is defined as a group of admirers.(noun)
An example of a following is a group of people who love a particular author.
Following is defined as after.(preposition)
An example of following used as a preposition is in the sentence, "Following lunch, the children played outside," which means that the children played outside after lunch.
See following in Webster's New World College Dictionary
See following in American Heritage Dictionary 4
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