the hereafter

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the hereafter

: an existence that comes after life ends : life after death
  • belief in the hereafter

Word by Word Definitions

hereafter play
  1. : after this in sequence or in time

  2. : in some future time or state

  1. : future

  2. : an existence beyond earthly life

  1. : future


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