follow (someone or something) around

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follow (someone or something) around

To move or follow close behind someone or something, often in an annoying way. I'm a preschool teacher, so I've had toddlers following me around all day. The interior designer can't get any work done with your puppy constantly following her around!
See also: around, follow
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While I understand having a shadow follow one around must be annoyingly off-putting after a while, I also have to bluntly state that if a facility has agreed to have student nurses on clinical placements at that facility, the RNs on duty must be prepared to slow things down, allow for mistakes and simply be willing to teach.
"When you follow one around, you see it doing very un-octopus-like things," he says.