follow (v.) Old form(s): follow'd , followes
seek after, pursue, strive for, court
AC V.i.36[Caesar to all] O Antony, / I have followed thee to this
Ham II.ii.533[Hamlet to Players, of Polonius] Follow him, friends
Ham II.ii.541[Hamlet to Players, of Polonius] Follow that lord, and look you mock him not
Tim I.i.40[Painter to Poet, of Timon] How this lord is followed!
TNK III.vi.145[Palamon to Theseus, of Arcite] this is he ... / Against thine own edict follows thy sister [also: sense 3]
TNK prologue.2[of new plays and maidenheads] Much followed both
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