verb as in copy
Teachers, like pupils, follow example more closely than precept.
Young people follow example, and the habit of the father in writing out his thoughts causes others of the family to try it, too.
Children are much more inclined to follow example than precept.
On this page you'll find 41 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to follow example, such as: emulate, illustrate, mimic, pirate, repeat, and simulate.
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