Meaning of FOLLOWER in English

FOLLOWER

fol ‧ low ‧ er /ˈfɒləʊə $ ˈfɑːloʊər/ BrE AmE noun [countable]

[ Word Family: noun : ↑ follower , ↑ following ; verb : ↑ follow ; adjective : ↑ following ]

someone who believes in a particular system of ideas, or who supports a leader who teaches these ideas ⇨ disciple , supporter :

Marx and his followers were convinced that capitalism would destroy itself.

follower of

followers of Sun Myung Moon, better known as Moonies

⇨ ↑ camp follower

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.