followers followers  /ˈfɑ loʊ ərz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a group of followers or enthusiasts

Usage(s):

  1. To his followers he is irresistible, the pinnacle of the organization that means so much to them.
  2. Her followers were required to remain on the island.

News

  1. In Mecca, Saudi cleric urges followers to back Syria rebels

    By Sami Aboudi DUBAI (Reuters) - A senior cleric in Islam's holy city Mecca exhorted followers on Friday to support Syrian rebels by "all means", the latest in a series of rhetorical attacks on President Bashar al-Assad reflecting rising sectarian tension across the Middle East. His appeal came at a time when momentum on the battlefield has been shifting in Assad's favor, just a few months after ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Twitter Analytics: Timeline Activity & Followers

    Twitter launched free Twitter Analytics under Twitter Ads . The Twitter Analytics are pretty basic, giving you basic information about what you share and how many mentions, retweets, favorites, clicks and replies each tweet gets. It also shows you follower activity, such as the number of follows and follows over a period of time. I personally cannot load my followers analytics at this time, but ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Search Engine Roundtable

  3. Justin Bieber becomes first to 40 million Twitter followers

    On Tuesday, Justin Bieber became the first person to reach 40 million followers on Twitter -- and his follower count is still growing.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Journal News

Quotes

  1. "And the same is true for Buddhists and Hindus; for followers of Confucius and for humanists," Obama said. "It is, of course, the Golden Rule - the call to love one another; to understand one another; to treat with dignity and respect those...
    on Feb 5, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Thaindian.com (blog)

  2. Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland told the crowd, "the McCain-Palin campaign and some of their followers unfortunately want you to be afraid of Barack Obama."
    on Oct 10, 2008 By: Ted Strickland Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

  3. "His death or capture clearly would have a significant impact on the confidence of his followers â€" both core al-Qaida and unaffiliated extremists throughout the world," Hayden said.
    on Nov 18, 2008 By: Michael Hayden Source: guardian.co.uk

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