Definitions for follow-through

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. follow-through(noun)

    carrying some project or intention to full completion

    "I appreciated his follow-through on his promise"

  2. follow-through(verb)

    the act of carrying a stroke to its natural completion

    "his follow-through was straight down the line toward the target"; "squash can be dangerous if your opponent has a long follow-through"

  3. follow through(verb)

    carry a stroke to natural completion after hitting or releasing a ball

  4. follow through, follow up, follow out, carry out, implement, put through, go through(verb)

    pursue to a conclusion or bring to a successful issue

    "Did he go through with the treatment?"; "He implemented a new economic plan"; "She followed up his recommendations with a written proposal"

GCIDE

  1. follow-through(n.)

    (Golf, Baseball, Tennis) The remainder of a stroke with a club, bat, or racket after the ball has been hit.

  2. follow-through(n.)

    Carrying a process, plan, or project to full completion; as, I appreciated his follow-through on his promise. 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.

Wiktionary

  1. follow-through(Noun)

    The continuance or completion of a project

  2. follow-through(Noun)

    The continued action of a stroke, or of the delivery of a ball, after it has been hit or released

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