follow (one's) lead

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follow (one's) lead

To act in a manner similar to someone else. I know you're nervous about having to lie to Mom, but just follow my lead and don't start rambling. I am following my sister's lead and joining her old sorority.
See also: follow, lead

follow someone's lead

to do as someone else does; to accept someone's guidance; to follow someone's direction. Just follow my lead and you will not get lost. John followed his father's lead and became a lawyer.
See also: follow, lead
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Let it be a case, then, of give-and-take between us, and the rest of the gods will follow our lead. Tell Minerva to go and take part in the fight at once, and let her contrive that the Trojans shall be the first to break their oaths and set upon the Achaeans."
'They assured us that they will just follow our lead - that they will follow the demands of the government,' he said on Wednesday.
"I know the public will see these rises as inappropriate and we wish to set an example to the ruling Labour group who I hope will follow our lead."
"We urge other retailers to follow our lead at a time when customers need as much help as possible."
I hope other building owners will follow our lead and adopt clean air technology for their shuttle buses and support vehicles."
I have resolved that the next leg of the journey is to galvanize support within the higher education community, inspiring other college presidents to follow our lead, start a center, and join us in transforming the lives of black men and the community.
New Jersey is proud to be the first in the nation to adopt a statewide school junk-food ban, and we hope other states follow our lead.
The provincial governement this initiative con the federal government to "follow our lead to formulate a national immunization program to protect all children."
Added Winer, "Given our leasing success, our long-term investment is already paying off nicely and we expect that other office property landlords will soon follow our lead."