from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The act or condition of following a leader; adherence: "It was not a crisis of leadership. It was a crisis of followership” ( Christian Science Monitor).
- n. A group of followers; a following: "It is hard to have leadership when you have a divided followership” ( Joseph Badaracco).
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- n. Adherence to a leader
- n. A group of followers
From follower + -ship. (Wiktionary)