following
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈfɒləʊɪŋ/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈfɑloʊɪŋ/
Adjective

following (not comparable)

  1. Coming next, either in sequence or in time.
    See the following section.
  2. About to be specified.
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  3. (of a wind) Blowing in the direction of travel.
    The following wind sped us on our way.
Synonyms Antonyms Translations Translations Translations Preposition
  1. After, subsequent to.
    Following the meeting, we all had a chat.
Translations Noun

following (plural followings)

  1. A group of followers, attendants or admirers; an entourage.
    He had a loyal following.
  2. Vocation; business; profession.
  3. (with definite article, treated as singular or plural) A thing or things to be mentioned immediately after.
    The following is a recommendation letter from the president.
    The following are the three most important questions.
Translations Verb
  1. present participle of follow#English|follow



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