Meaning of FOLLOWER in English

FOLLOWER

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

camp follower

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

loyal

The homeboys who should be amongst Dance Energy's most loyal followers diss him.

He died in poverty, surrounded by a few loyal followers .

■ NOUN

camp

There's a lot more to Jefferson Airhead than rent-a-baggy camp followers .

Generals, recognizing this, turned blind eyes to the excesses of their troops and were sure to provide camp followers .

Banks, accountants, advertising agencies and many other providers of professional services are the camp followers of the multinational army.

The camp followers however caused problems with the authorities.

Scattered among them were the camp followers: women and young boys driving loaded mules and donkeys.

Much of the hidden diversity of the ancient camp followers remains, silent and unaltered, within the stocks of today.

The majority of the camp followers were however, good honest women who were the wives and sweethearts of the troops.

Whether neighbour, camp follower or convenient snack, the wolves changed little as their owners were transformed.

■ VERB

lead

How long can leaders claim to lead when followers do not follow?

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Duke lost the governor's race, but his followers want him to run for president.

Some of Biko's followers resented his friendship with a white journalist.

the followers of Mahatma Gandhi

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A huge and devoted group of followers pay $ 39 a head to attend her motivational hotel seminars.

His followers all walk along with him.

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