followed by meaning

  • Conjunction
    1. And then, and after that.
      1. Yesterday morning I saw two ducks, followed by a gaggle of geese in the afternoon, followed by a swan in the evening. All told, it was a bird-filled day for me.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • The network will launch the 13-part series as a two-hour telemovie followed by 11 single episodes.
      • Among dierpenes, palustric acid reveals the highest level, which is followed by neoabietic acid and abietic acid.
      • The next thousandfold goal is the exaflop, which is a quintillion calculations per second, followed by the zettaflop, the yottaflop and the xeraflop.

Meaning of followed by for the defined word.

Grammatically, this idiom "followed by" is a conjunction.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Conjunctions
    Definiteness: Level 1
    Definite    ➨     Versatile