Following and Public


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Following noun – A body of employees or servants who accompany and wait on a person.
Public is a synonym for following in like topic. In some cases you can use "Public" instead a noun "Following", when it comes to topics like people, audience, supporters, persons of an interest or belief.
Nearby Words: follow, follower, followed
Synonyms for Following


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Public noun – Human beings in general.
Following is a synonym for public in audience topic. You can use "Following" instead a noun "Public", if it concerns topics such as like, people, clientele, people of community.
Nearby Words: publicize, publicise, publication, publicity, publicly
Synonyms for Public

How words are described

good good following good public
female female following female public
actual actual following actual public
entire entire following entire public
Other adjectives: real, large, great, greater, larger, international, mainstream, engineered.

Things that words describes

statement following statement public statement
message following message public message
works following works public works
appearances following appearances public appearances

Both words in one sentence

  • Film / Wall Street In reality, there's nothing illegal about following someone around and noting that he ate lunch in a public restaurant with other people, as this is all publicly observable information.
  • Two similarly-named reality TV shows launched in 2015 focusing on transgender people: I Am Cait, following the very public transition of Caitlyn Jenner, and I Am Jazz, which follows a pre-teen trans girl as she enters into adolescence.
    Source: Transsexual
  • The Capital of Brazil Is Buenos Aires In the morning following the day of his arrival, Reagan addressed the Brazilian public as "the friendly people of Bolivia" (or Colombia, again).
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