following following  /ˈfɑ loʊ ɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a group of followers or enthusiasts
  2. (n) the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture
  3. (adj) about to be mentioned or specified
  4. (adj) immediately following in time or order
  5. (adj) going or proceeding or coming after in the same direction
  6. (adj) in the desired direction

Usage(s):

  1. He has a huge following among working-class, traditional Democrats, one of Obama's weaknesses.
  2. The dolls have amassed a cult following, with a fifth-anniversary convention, UglyCon, to be held in Los Angeles in December.
  3. For 10 years following the collapse of the Berlin Wall, PTI contract photographer Anthony Suau has traveled the lands of the former Soviet bloc.

News

  1. Boy in hospital following near drowning at Monroeville pool

    A boy was taken to Children's Hospital in Lawrenceville following what police are calling “a near drowning” Friday at a swimming pool in Monroeville. The incident occurred at The Club on Raquet Lane, police said. Officers released no additional information. Officials at The Club, formerly known as the Oxford Athletic Club, were not available for comment. The facility's website states that it has ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

  2. Man arrested following accident that killed twin brother

    A 43-year-old Stockton man was arrested Friday morning following a single-car rollover accident that killed his twin brother, authorities said.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Stockton Record

  3. Two men arrested following police pursuit in Mountain View

    Two men were arrested in Mountain View on Thursday following a car chase that ended in a crash, police said.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: San Jose Mercury News

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Quotes

  1. Mitterrand said he was in contact with the French president, Nicolas Sarkozy, "who is following the case with great attention and shares the minister's hope that the situation can be quickly resolved".
    on Sep 27, 2009 By: Frédéric Mitterrand Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "He's not in custody as yet. We're following some leads and we're working with the Abaco community to try and find him. Hopefully we should find him," Assistant Police Commissioner Glenn Miller said Tuesday.
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Glenn Miller Source: The Associated Press

  3. "The failed policies of John McCain would be the pig," Obama says. "I mean, just following the logic of this illogical situation."
    on Sep 10, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: ABC News

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