Translation of "follow" - English-Polish dictionary

follow

verb uk /ˈfɒləʊ/ us
GO [ I, T ]

A2 to move behind someone or something and go where they go, sometimes secretly

podążać (za), chodzić za, śledzić
She followed me into the kitchen.
HAPPEN [ I, T ]

B1 to happen or come after something

nastąpić (po)
There was a bang, followed by a cloud of smoke.
follow a path/road, etc

B1 to travel along a path/road, etc

trzymać się ścieżki/drogi itp.
Follow the main road down to the traffic lights.
follow instructions/orders/rules, etc

B1 to do what the instructions/orders/rules, etc say you should do

stosować się do poleceń/zasad itp.
I followed your advice and stayed at home.
follow sb's example/lead

to copy someone's behaviour or ideas

brać z kogoś przykład
UNDERSTAND [ I, T ]

B1 to understand something

rozumieć
Could you say that again? I didn't quite follow.
BE INTERESTED [ T ]

to be interested in an event or activity

śledzić
I followed the trial closely.
as follows

B2 used to introduce a list or description

co lub jak następuje , następująco
it follows that

used to say that if one thing is true, another thing will also be true

stąd wynika , że
He's big, but it doesn't follow that he's strong.
→ See also follow in sb's footsteps , follow suit

(Translation of “follow” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)