after-party

noun
af·​ter-par·​ty | \ ˈaf-tər-ˌpär-tē \

Definition of after-party

: a party for invited guests that follows a main party or event

First Known Use of after-party

1961, in the meaning defined above

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“After-party.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/after-party. Accessed 7 Jul. 2022.

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