HyperDic: follow-through

English > 2 senses of the word follow-through:
NOUNactfollow-throughcarrying some project or intention to full completion
actfollow-throughthe act of carrying a stroke to its natural completion
English > follow-through: 2 senses > noun 1, act
Meaningcarrying some project or intention to full completion.
Example"I appreciated his follow-through on his promise"
Broadercompletion, culmination, closing, windup, mop upA concluding action
Catalancompliment
Verbsfollow throughpursue to a conclusion or bring to a successful issue
English > follow-through: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe act of carrying a stroke to its natural completion.
Examples
  • "his follow-through was straight down the line toward the target"
  • "squash can be dangerous if your opponent has a long follow-through"
Part ofstroke, shot(sports) the act of swinging or striking at a ball with a club or racket or bat or cue or hand
Broadercompletion, culmination, closing, windup, mop upA concluding action
Verbsfollow throughcarry a stroke to natural completion after hitting or releasing a ball

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