One's followers, adherents, or dependents, collectively.
- Coming next in time or order: in the following chapter.
- Now to be enumerated: The following people will report for duty.
- Blowing in the same direction as the course of a ship or an aircraft. Used of wind.
- A group or gathering of admirers, adherents, or disciples: a lecturer with a large following.
- Subsequent to; after: Following dinner, brandy was served in the study.