from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The act or an instance of following through: a book promotion campaign with no follow-through.
- n. Sports The concluding part of a stroke, after a ball or other object has been hit or released.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The continuance or completion of a project
- n. The continued action of a stroke, or of the delivery of a ball, after it has been hit or released
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Carrying a process, plan, or project to full completion. The term usually is used in reference to the period after some point in time at which the actor is given freedom to pursue the project.
- n. The remainder of a stroke with a club, bat, or racket after the ball has been hit.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In golf, the course described by the club in the swing after the ball is struck.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. pursue to a conclusion or bring to a successful issue
- v. carry a stroke to natural completion after hitting or releasing a ball
- n. carrying some project or intention to full completion
- n. the act of carrying a stroke to its natural completion
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We have something that's called a follow-through day, which we had, so we are in a confirmed uptrend.
I know lots of knots, but the single one I USE the most is the figure 8 in several variations (on a bight, follow-through, etc).
Â Swinging through the ball so that your follow-through is 25% longer than your take-away
Carol Moseley Braun served as County Recorder of Deeds for four years - some twenty years ago -- where she instituted an ethics code and went after ghost payrollers and double dippers, but she was not given high marks on follow-through.
"Big promises were made and there was very little follow-through, that's very typical of how things work in Haiti," she told The Huffington Post.
Nevertheless, over a four-day period, Matthew was subjected to “a colonoscopy, a barium meal and follow-through, an MRI scan of his brain, a lumbar puncture . . . an EEG and other neurophysiological tests, and a variety of blood and urine tests.”
Now it's up to Washington to see if it can find that steady level of follow-through each night, regardless if the team has two practice days to install a specific plan geared to a singular foe.
If there's great follow-through from it, then that's wonderful.
The Clinic offers comprehensive evaluation of all neuromuscular disease and provides follow-through care.
And the market is becoming a lot less willing to buy rhetoric and they're going to want follow-through.