Translation of "following" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈfɒl.əʊ.ɪŋ/ us /ˈfɑː.loʊ.ɪŋ/

B2 after

The weeks following the riots were extremely tense. 暴亂之後的幾周氣氛極其緊張。
Following the dinner, there will be a dance. 晚餐之後將有一場舞會。

More examples

  • Oil prices are certain to rise following the agreement to limit production.
  • Major changes are expected in the England team following their 3-0 defeat last Saturday.
  • The footballer is likely to receive a three-match suspension following an incident in yesterday's game.
  • There have been calls for the drug to be withdrawn, following reports that it has dangerous side effects.
  • The hospital said she was in a stable condition following the operation.


uk /ˈfɒl.əʊ.ɪŋ/ us /ˈfɑː.loʊ.ɪŋ/

B1 [ before noun ] The following day, morning, etc. is the next one.



  • The following programme contains scenes that may be disturbing to some viewers.
  • The full extent of the damage only became evident the following morning.
  • Fair weather was forecast for the following day.
  • They arranged to have dinner the following month.
  • We arrive in Paris on the Sunday, and leave the following Wednesday.
following wind

a wind that is blowing in the same direction as the one in which you are going


followingnoun [ S ]

uk /ˈfɒl.əʊ.ɪŋ/ us /ˈfɑː.loʊ.ɪŋ/

following noun [ S ] (NEXT)

the following

B2 (often used to introduce a list, report, etc.) of what comes next

The following is an extract from her diary. 接下來是摘自她日記中的一段。

following noun [ S ] (PEOPLE)

a group of people who admire something or someone

She has attracted a large following among the rich and famous. 她在富賈名流中有一大批追隨者。
The shop has a small but loyal/devoted following. 那家商店有數量不多但忠實的一批老顧客。

a group of people who support, admire, or believe in a particular person, group, or idea


(Translation of “following” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)