follow_through has definitions from the field of work
[ verb ] (work) to conclude or bring to a conclusion with some effort


"John worked hard to make that deal go through."

Used in print

(Edward Austin Walton, "On Education for the Interior...)

Makes necessary purchases , places contracts , supervises construction , installation , finishing and placement of furniture , fixtures and other correlated furnishings , and follows_through to completion of project `` .

[ verb ] carry a stroke to natural completion after hitting or releasing a ball

Related terms

hit sport

[ verb ] pursue to a conclusion or bring to a successful issue


"Did he go through with the treatment?" "He implemented a new economic plan" "She followed up his recommendations with a written proposal"