Phrasal Verb: Follow on

Follow on

Meaning: Leave to meet someone after they have left the place you're at

Example: He left an hour ago and I'll be FOLLOWING ON soon.

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Follow on

Meaning: In cricket, if the second team to bat doesn't score enough runs, it has to bat again

Example: They were over 200 runs behind and had to FOLLOW ON.

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