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For good measure a dozen followers of Gaumata had been added.

Andy turned in the saddle and grinned back at the followers.

But of the arc which He disclosed no one group of His followers has as yet perceived the whole.

For it was thus that William first strove to satisfy his followers.

How long should its followers lurk in the barren lands of the North?

They agreed to expel the followers of Umra Khan from the valley.

Had his followers dared, they would have detained him by force.

He then takes leave of his followers, one by one, and advances alone to attack the dragon.

He talked of Monferrand's followers who had so powerfully helped him on to victory.

The effect was not less drastic than it had been in the case of the followers of Mdango.

WORD ORIGIN

Old English folgere "retainer, servant, disciple; successor," agent noun from follow. Related: Followers.

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