af·​ter·​day | \ ˈaf-tər-ˌdā \

Definition of afterday

: a later day or period in this afterday these encounters and developments … appear to have made astonishingly little impression— A. B. Guthrie often used in pluralhe was known for his good works in his afterdays

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First Known Use of afterday

1557, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for afterday

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“Afterday.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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