1. 1〔服従する〕obey, follow;〔甘受する〕abide by
    • 校則に従う
    • obey school regulations
    • 忠告に従う
    • follow advice/heed [listen to] a warning
    • 判決に従うほかない
    • We have no choice but to abide by the verdict.
    • 慣例に従う
    • follow a precedent/observe a custom
  1. 2〔ついて行く〕
    • 行列に従う
    • follow a procession
    • 彼は母親に従って父親の書斎に入った
    • He went with his mother into his father's study.
  1. 3〔沿う〕
    • 川に従って行く
    • go along [follow] the river
  1. 4〔「…に従って」の形で,…につれて〕
    • 登るに従って視界が開けた
    • As we went up, we got a broader view.