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tag along

 /ˈtæɡ əˈlɔŋ/ (-gg-) infml
verb [T] phrasal verb with tag  /tæɡ/ (-gg-) us  
to go somewhere with a person or group of people, esp. when you have not been invited: James doesn’t want his little brother to tag along.
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