Definitions For Following


  • The act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture
  • A group of followers or enthusiasts
  • A group of followers or fans


  • About to be mentioned or specified
  • Immediately following in time or order
  • In the desired direction


  • Going or proceeding or coming after in the same direction

Is Following a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Following is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Following in a Sentence

  • She found a good job, and moved into a new house the following year.
  • We met again the following day.
  • Trains will leave at the following times: 2 p.m., 4 p.m., and 8 p.m.
  • The band has a large and devoted following in Japan.
  • The movement quickly gained a following among young people.
  • Following the lecture, refreshments were served.
  • We were tired for a few days following our trip.

Synonyms for Following

Antonyms for Following

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