Examples of later in a Sentence
I'll talk to you again later.
They later regretted the decision.
She returned several weeks later.
I saw him again later that morning.
Recent Examples of later from the Web
With some good fortunate Long will be ready to go sooner rather than later.
The projectile’s sea splashdown was announced later to ease fears.
Other major basketball programs have followed Mack's example, tweeting out later their intentions to send gear to Sampson to aid his efforts to assist the Houston community.
Recess activities and physical education are limited or rescheduled for later.
The brothers later confessed to the crime in an interview with Look magazine.
Nestled amid several dozen hilly acres in Ozark County, in what would later become Trump’s America, 16 people once banded together to help spread socialism.
Two plays later, Mishawaka quarterback Sam Shively caught an 11-yard pass from Isaiah Evans for a TD.
Because later in the lyric video, the same image of snakes eating their own tails is shattered.
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Synonymsafterward (or afterwards), after, latterly, subsequently, thereafter
Antonymsafore [chiefly dialect], ahead, antecedently, anteriorly, before, beforehand, earlier, previously
Related Wordsnext; by and by, hereafter, presently, since, soon, then, thereupon; hereinbelow, infra
Near Antonymsformerly; heretofore, theretofore
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Origin and Etymology of -later
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Definition of later for English Language Learners
: at a time in the future : at a time following an earlier time
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