Definition of followee in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌfälōˈē/


1A person who is being tracked on a social media website or application: some people were upset that followers and followees are displayed on your public profile page
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  • The number of people a user actually communicates with eventually stops increasing while the number of followees can continue to grow indefinitely.
  • Users with many followers or followees post updates more infrequently than those with few followers or followees.
  • Below this comes a stream of Twitter-like postings from your followees.
2A person who is being followed: tailgaters are fools—if an accident happens, the follower gets the blame, not the followee
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  • The only times it has happened to me have been when the followee is driving either too fast or just not really understanding the difficulties of the follower, having to weave and push and dodge through traffic.
  • A bunch of people got between us (because he was a bad followee) and wouldn't pass him so I couldn't catch up.
  • This requires extra effort on the part of the followee, because you have to be aware of your lane, and the lane to your left, and the next 100 feet behind you as well.

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Syllabification: fol·low·ee

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