: at a time in the future : at a time following an earlier time

Full Definition of LATER

:  at some time subsequent to a given time :  subsequently, afterward <one week later> <they later regretted the decision> —often used with on <experience that will be useful later on>

Examples of LATER

  1. I'll talk to you again later.
  2. They later regretted the decision.
  3. She returned several weeks later.
  4. I saw him again later that morning.

First Known Use of LATER

13th century


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