Definition of thereafter
1 : after that
2 archaic : according to that : accordingly
Examples of thereafter in a Sentence
Thereafter, the two companies operated in full partnership.
gave his farewell speech and left the room shortly thereafter
First Known Use of thereafter
before 12th century
THEREAFTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of thereafter for English Language Learners
: after that
THEREAFTER Defined for Kids
Definition of thereafter for Students
: after that A policeman asked him why he was running. … Shortly thereafter, Stanley was arrested. — Louis Sachar, Holes
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