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Antonyms for follow up

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term follow up.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. follow-up, followup(noun)

    a piece of work that exploits or builds on earlier work

    "his new software is a follow-up to the programs they started with"

    follow-up, reexamination, followup, review

  2. follow-up, followup(noun)

    an activity that continues something that has already begun or that repeats something that has already been done

    follow-up, reexamination, followup, review

  3. follow-up, followup, reexamination, review(verb)

    a subsequent examination of a patient for the purpose of monitoring earlier treatment

    brushup, critical review, revaluation, recapitulation, critique, reassessment, limited review, reexamination, redirect examination, inspection, review article, recap, revue, reappraisal, review, followup, follow-up

  4. follow through, follow up, follow out, carry out, implement, put through, go through(verb)

    pursue to a conclusion or bring to a successful issue

    "Did he go through with the treatment?"; "He implemented a new economic plan"; "She followed up his recommendations with a written proposal"

    follow out, carry out, fulfill, follow through, implement, go across, execute, consume, experience, fulfil, go through, down, accomplish, carry through, action, run through, enforce, pass, put through, devour, apply, work through, see

  5. follow up(verb)

    increase the effectiveness or success of by further action

    "The doctor followed up the surgery with radiation"

    put through, carry out, go through, follow out, follow through, implement

How to use follow up in a sentence?

  1. Angela Merkel:

    That means we need a follow up process and that, in my view, must be binding.

  2. Richard Franulovich:

    A follow-up Fed hike could come as soon as March, aided and abetted by favorable oil price base-effects that will lift inflation almost a percentage point and a potentially mild winter, we should see a resumption of the dollar's longer term uptrend as 2016 progresses.

  3. Ammar Amoun:

    We asked mediators to follow-up with the government until all flaws are addressed, however, this should not prevent us from going back to the negotiation table.

  4. Mario Damasso:

    In my opinion, the detection is particularly interesting because the signal in the radial velocities has a low amplitude and a long period, therefore in principle not easy to detect and confirm with a single technique, we are exploring the consequences of a longer-term spectroscopic follow-up in another work we hope to publish soon.

  5. Bernie Sanders:

    What I wanted to make sure is that I got the correct information because what I did not want to happen is just him talking about his story but not being able to follow up with him, he told me he doesn't answer his phone very much because there are bill collectors calling him up every day.

How to pronounce follow up?

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How to say follow up in sign language?

  1. followup


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An antonym for "disparage"
  • A. belittle
  • B. blandish
  • C. minimize
  • D. diminish

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