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follow
British English: /ˈfɒləʊ/
American English: /ˈfɑloʊ/

Translation of follow in Arabic:

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • 1
    (to come after) (stem vowel = a) (Form I) (a person, car)
    to follow somebody
    تَبِعَ شَخْصاً
    they followed us on a later flight
    لَحِقوا بِنا فيما بَعْدُ على مَتْنِ رِحْلةٍ جَوّيّةٍ
    she followed her father into medicine/politics
    سارَتْ على خُطى أَبيها في مَجالِ الطِبِّ \ السِياسةِ
  • 2
    (in time) (Form I) (stem vowel = u) (Form I) (stem vowel = u) (an event, a period, incident)
  • 3
    (in lists) (Form I) (stem vowel = u) (somebody's name, an item)
  • 4
    (to go along) (stem vowel = a) (Form I) (a path, river)
  • 6
    (to be led by) (Form VIII) (an example, somebody's teachings, a religion)
  • 7
    (to monitor) (Form III) (a sport, a trial, the stock market)
  • 8
    (to understand)
    تَمَكَّنَ من المُتابَعةِ
    (an explanation, somebody's reasoning, the plot)
    if you follow me, if you follow my meaning
    إذا تَمَكَّنْتَ من مُتابَعَتي

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد

  • 2 (in time) See examples: there followed a lengthy debate, a lengthy debate followed
    تَلا ذلك مُناظَرةٌ طَويلةٌ
    there's ice cream to follow
    تُوَزَّعُ البوظةُ لاحِقاً
    the results were as follows
    كانَت النَتائِجُ كَما يَلي
  • 3
    (to be a consequence) (Form V)
    it follows that …
    يَتَرَتَّبُ على ذلك أنّ …
    it doesn't necessarily follow that …
    لَيْسَ بالضَرورةِ أنْ يَتَرَتَّبَ على ذلك أنّ …
  • 4
    (to understand) (person) (stem vowel = a) (Form I)
    I don't follow
    لا أَفْهَمُ

Phrasal verbs

follow about

follow around
follow [somebody] about
(a tourist, one's brother)

follow out

follow out [something] (American English/الإنكليزية الأمريكية)
اتَّبَعَ [شَيْئاً]
(advice, an order)

follow through

1 (sport/الرياضة)
(tennis players, golfers)
أَكْمَلَ الضَرْبةَ
2 follow through [something], follow [something] through
واصَلَ [شَيْئاً] إلى النِهايةِ
(an experiment, a threat, an idea)

follow up

follow up [something], follow [something] up 1
(to confirm) (a victory, success)
2
(to act upon) (a complaint, a suggestion, letter)

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