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follow  

1    come after, come next, step into the shoes of, succeed, supersede, supplant, take the place of  
2    chase, dog, hound, hunt, pursue, run after, shadow, stalk, tail     (informal)   track, trail  
3    accompany, attend, bring up the rear, come after, come or go with, escort, tag along, tread on the heels of  
4    act in accordance with, be guided by, comply, conform, give allegiance to, heed, mind, note, obey, observe, regard, toe the line, watch  
5    appreciate, catch, catch on     (informal)   comprehend, fathom, get, get the hang of     (informal)   get the picture, grasp, keep up with, realize, see, take in, understand  
6    arise, be consequent, develop, emanate, ensue, flow, issue, proceed, result, spring, supervene  
7    adopt, copy, emulate, imitate, live up to, pattern oneself upon, take a leaf out of someone's book, take as example  
8    be a devotee or supporter of, be devoted to, be interested in, cultivate, keep abreast of, support  
  
Antonyms     
   abandon, avoid, desert, disobey, elude, escape, flout, forsake, give up, guide, ignore, lead, precede, reject, renounce, shun, steer  


follow through     
bring to a conclusion, complete, conclude, consummate, pursue, see through  
follow up  
1    check out, find out about, investigate, look into, make inquiries, pursue, research  
2    consolidate, continue, make sure, reinforce  
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n.
To delibaretly make someone feel frightened especially so that they will do what you want ; scared and follow directions of yours or what you want thing to be ...
n.
a type of work that goes on 24 hours from 24 hours because the teams performing it are located in various time zones.
E.g: Some claim that follow-the-sun is a business failure. It can be used also as a verb (Our team follows the sun ) or as an adjective (We offer follow-the-sun business support) .
n.
1. using copyright law to make a piece of work freely available and allowing its free distribution and modification (as long as its derivate versions follow the same copyright rules)
n.
1. a fashion enthusiast; someone who sets or follows trends; 2. woman working in the fashion domain (as a designer, journalist, model etc.); 3. woman passionate about shopping;

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