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Translation of "follow" - English-Turkish dictionary

follow

verb     /ˈfɒləʊ/
GO [I, T]
A2 to move behind someone or something and go where they go, sometimes secretly takip etmek, peşinden gitmek, izlemek She followed me into the kitchen.Pursuing
HAPPEN [I, T]
B1 to happen or come after something sonradan olmak/meydana gemek, peşinden gelmek There was a bang, followed by a cloud of smoke.Occurring and happening
follow a path/road, etc
B1 to travel along a path/road, etc belli bir yolda/ güzergâhta vs. seyahat etmek; o güzergâhı izlemek Follow the main road down to the traffic lights.Travelling
follow instructions/orders/rules, etc
B1 to do what the instructions/orders/rules, etc say you should do talimat/emir/kuralları takip etmek, izlemek, yerine getirmek I followed your advice and stayed at home.Obedient and compliantObeying and breaking the law
follow sb's example/lead
to copy someone's behaviour or ideas birini izlemek/örnek almak/taklit etmek Copying and copiesForgery
UNDERSTAND [I, T]
B1 to understand something anlamak, kavramak, takip etmek Could you say that again? I didn't quite follow.Understanding and comprehending
BE INTERESTED [T]
to be interested in an event or activity (eylem/faaliyet vb.) takip etmek, izlemek, ilgilenmek I followed the trial closely.Excited, interested and enthusiastic
as follows
B2 used to introduce a list or description aşağıdaki gibi; şunlardır Quoting and making references
it follows that
used to say that if one thing is true, another thing will also be true ...de/da doğrudur; takip edenler de doğru kabul edilir He's big, but it doesn't follow that he's strong. →  See also follow in sb's footsteps , follow suit Concluding and deducing
(Definition of follow from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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