afterword

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noun af·ter·word \-ˌwərd\

Definition of afterword

  1. :  epilogue 1

Examples of afterword in a Sentence

  1. The novel has a foreword by an eminent critic and an afterword by the author herself.

  2. the author included an afterword about developments in cancer treatment since the book was written

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1890

First Known Use of afterword

1890


AFTERWORD Defined for English Language Learners

afterword

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Definition of afterword for English Language Learners

  • : a final section that comes after the main part of a book



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