Follower meaning

fŏlō-ər
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The definition of a follower is someone who agrees with the beliefs of others, or listens to the lead or commands of another.

An example of a follower is a devout Catholic who abides with the teachings of the faith.

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One that follows, especially:
  • One who accepts the guidance, command, or leadership of another.
    A follower of Gandhi.
  • One who has a strong interest or pays close attention to something.
    A follower of new developments in technology.
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A machine element moved by another machine element.
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A person or thing that follows.
  • A person who follows another's beliefs or teachings; disciple.
  • A servant or attendant.
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Something that comes after another thing.
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One who follows mentally, adherer to the opinions, ideas or teachings of another, a movement etc.
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(literally) One who follows, comes after another.
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One who is a part of master's physical group, such as a servant or retainer.
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A gear or part of a machine that is given motion by another part, esp. the last driven part.
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A metal piece placed at the top of a candle to keep the wax melting evenly.
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(Australian rules football) Any of the three players (the ruckman, ruck rover, and rover) who usually follow the ball around the ground rather than occupying a fixed position.
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An imitator, who follows another's example.
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A machine part receiving motion from another.
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A man courting a maidservant.
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Young cattle.
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Origin of follower