Did you know?

Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word

follower - definition and synonyms

 
 
Close

What are red words?

90% of the time, speakers of English use just 7,500 words in speech and writing. These words appear in red, and are graded with stars. One-star words are frequent, two-star words are more frequent, and three-star words are the most frequent.

Close

Thesaurus

The thesaurus of synonyms and related words is fully integrated into the dictionary. Click on the thesaurus category heading under the button in an entry to see the synonyms and related words for that meaning.

more
noun [countable] follower pronunciation in American English /ˈfɑloʊər/
Word Forms
Close
singularfollower
pluralfollowers

Related words

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  1. 1
    someone who believes what a religion or system of ideas teaches, or who supports the person who established them

    Marx still has many followers in academic circles.

    followers of Islam

  2. 2
    someone who is interested in the progress or development of something, especially a sport

    He’s a dedicated follower of baseball.

  3. 4
    someone who receives the Tweets that another person sends using the online social networking service Twitter

unicorn

a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars

BuzzWord Article

Open Dictionary

crafternoon

an afternoon full of crafts

add a word

Blog

A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.

global English and language change from our blog