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Verb type: 4


  1. (transitive) to follow, accompany (to go or come after in physical space)
  2. (transitive) to keep track, monitor
    Olkaa hyvä ja ilmoittautukaa, jotta voimme seurata, keitä täällä on.
    Please sign in so that we can keep track of who is here.
  3. (transitive) to follow, carry out according to
  4. (transitive) to follow, obey (live one's life according to religion, teachings, etc)
  5. (intransitive) to follow, to come next or after, succeed (in a sequence)
  6. (intransitive) to follow, to ensue (be a consequence of) (from = elative)
  7. (transitive) to follow, pay attention to
  8. (transitive, programming) to dereference (a pointer or reference)


Indicative Conjugations

The present, imperfect, perfect, and pluperfect (past perfect) tenses in English correspond to "speaks", "spoke", "has spoken", and "had spoken".

Conditional Conjugations

The conditional present and perfect moods in English typically correspond to "would" and "would have".