Synonyms
Antonyms

1. follow

verb. ['ˈfɑːloʊ'] to travel behind, go after, come after.

Synonyms

  • tailgate
  • move
  • dawdle
  • shadow
  • fall back
  • go
  • locomote
  • fall behind
  • travel
  • carry

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • buy
  • front
  • middle

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Words that Rhyme with Follow Suit

  • disrepute
  • subacute
  • undilute
  • grassroot
  • dispute
  • compute
  • absolut
  • zoot-suit
  • repute
  • refute
  • recruit
  • permute
  • minute
  • impute
  • degroote
  • commute
  • uproot
  • stroot
  • salute
  • reroute
  • pursuit
  • pollute
  • macoute
  • hirsute
  • enroute
  • dilute
  • caillouet
  • cahouet
  • cahoot
  • beirut

Example sentences of the word follow-suit


1. Noun Phrase
Although federal tax law is fairly generous with inheritances, not all states follow suit.

2. Noun Phrase
Others may follow suit, which can lead to productivity-reducing attrition and negative attitudes from remaining staffers.

2. follow

verb. ['ˈfɑːloʊ'] be later in time.

Synonyms

  • come after

Antonyms

  • lose
  • refuse

3. follow

verb. ['ˈfɑːloʊ'] come as a logical consequence; follow logically.

Synonyms

  • fall out
  • result

Antonyms

  • give
  • divide
  • exempt

4. follow

verb. ['ˈfɑːloʊ'] act in accordance with someone's rules, commands, or wishes.

Synonyms

  • espouse
  • oblige
  • stick with
  • conform to
  • abide by
  • stick to
  • obey
  • comply
  • accommodate
  • toe the line

Antonyms

  • violate
  • disoblige
  • disrespect
  • break

5. follow

verb. ['ˈfɑːloʊ'] travel along a certain course.

Synonyms

  • ascend
  • go
  • heel
  • locomote
  • travel along
  • travel

Antonyms

  • move in
  • move out
  • stay
  • rest

6. follow

verb. ['ˈfɑːloʊ'] come after in time, as a result.

Synonyms

  • result
  • ensue
  • come after

Antonyms

  • fall short of
  • unfasten
  • dislodge
  • travel

7. follow

verb. ['ˈfɑːloʊ'] behave in accordance or in agreement with.

Synonyms

  • conform to
  • simulate
  • imitate
  • go by

Antonyms

  • recede
  • fall
  • ascend
  • go

8. follow

verb. ['ˈfɑːloʊ'] be next.

Synonyms

  • be

Antonyms

  • inferior
  • pack

9. follow

verb. ['ˈfɑːloʊ'] choose and follow; as of theories, ideas, policies, strategies or plans.

Synonyms

  • pick out
  • adhere
  • abide by
  • stick
  • select
  • comply
  • espouse
  • take
  • choose

Antonyms

  • go off
  • stop
  • appear
  • no-go

10. suit

noun. ['ˈsuːt'] a set of garments (usually including a jacket and trousers or skirt) for outerwear all of the same fabric and color.

Synonyms

  • slack suit
  • pinstripe
  • business suit
  • double-breasted suit
  • single-breasted suit
  • suit of clothes
  • garment

Antonyms

  • unbox
  • unpack
  • nominative
  • oblique

Etymology

  • sieute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • siute (Anglo-Norman)
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