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Synonyms for followingˈfɒl oʊ ɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. following, followers(noun)

    a group of followers or enthusiasts

    Synonyms:
    following, followers, chase, pursuit, pursual

    Antonyms:
    preceding(a), directive, directing, unfavourable, unfavorable, guiding, directional, leading

  2. pursuit, chase, pursual, following(adj)

    the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture

    "the culprit started to run and the cop took off in pursuit"

    Synonyms:
    sideline, quest, pursuance, following, pastime, pursual, spare-time activity, avocation, followers, hobby, chase, by-line, pursuit, interest

    Antonyms:
    guiding, preceding(a), directing, unfavourable, directional, directive, unfavorable, leading

  3. following(a), undermentioned(adj)

    about to be mentioned or specified

    "the following items"

    Antonyms:
    directive, leading, directional, unfavourable, guiding, preceding(a), unfavorable, directing

  4. following, next(adj)

    immediately following in time or order

    "the following day"; "next in line"; "the next president"; "the next item on the list"

    Synonyms:
    side by side(p), next, undermentioned, following, succeeding(a), following(a), future(a), adjacent

    Antonyms:
    guiding, unfavorable, preceding(a), directive, directional, leading, unfavourable, directing

  5. following(adj)

    going or proceeding or coming after in the same direction

    "the crowd of following cars made the occasion seem like a parade"; "tried to outrun the following footsteps"

    Synonyms:
    following(a), undermentioned, next

    Antonyms:
    preceding(a), leading, unfavourable, directional, directing, guiding, directive, unfavorable

  6. following(a)(adj)

    in the desired direction

    "a following wind"

    Antonyms:
    directional, unfavorable, guiding, leading, preceding(a), directing, directive, unfavourable

Wiktionary

  1. following(noun)

    Antonyms:
    aforementioned, abovementioned, aforesaid

  2. following(noun)

    After, subsequent to.

    Antonyms:
    abovementioned, aforesaid, aforementioned

  3. following(adjective)

    About to be specified

    Antonyms:
    aforesaid, abovementioned, aforementioned

  4. following(adjective)

    Blowing in the direction of travel

    Antonyms:
    aforementioned, aforesaid, abovementioned

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. following

    Synonyms:
    after, concluding, consequent, hind, hinder, hindmost, later, latter, posterior, subsequent, succeeding

    Antonyms:
    antecedent, anterior, earlier, foregoing, former, forward, front, introductory, precedent, preceding, preliminary, previous, prior


Translations for following

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  • تاليArabic
  • след, следващ, следен, свита, попътенBulgarian
  • següentCatalan, Valencian
  • následujícíCzech
  • følge, næste, efter, følgendeDanish
  • Anhängerschaft, Fangemeinde, folgend, Anhänger, anschließend, nachstehend, Gefolge, Gefolgschaft, nachGerman
  • ακόλουθος, εξήςGreek
  • sekvinta, sekvanta, jenaEsperanto
  • siguiente, próximo, siguiendoSpanish
  • seuraava, jälkeen, kannattajakunta, myötäinenFinnish
  • postérieurement à, mouvance, suivant, à la suite de, après, ci-après, favorableFrench
  • sequenteInterlingua
  • הבאHebrew
  • følgendeNorwegian
  • volgendeDutch
  • następny, następującyPolish
  • seguintePortuguese
  • попутный, аудитория, следующийRussian
  • ertesi, müteakkip, sonrakiTurkish

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