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after

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of after

  1. 1 being at or in the part of something opposite the front part had heard that the after section of an aircraft is safer in the event of a crash Synonyms of after aft, back, hind, hinder, hindmost, posterior, rear, rearwardWords Related to after dorsalNear Antonyms of after ventralAntonyms of after anterior, fore, forward, front, frontal

  2. 2 being, occurring, or carried out at a time after something else in after years the government set up a special fund for disabled veterans of the war Synonyms of after subsequent, ensuing, later, posteriorWords Related to after behind, belated, delayed, late, slow; closing, concluding, eventual, final, last, latest, latter, terminal, ultimate; followingNear Antonyms of after advance, advanced, early, prematureAntonyms of after antecedent, anterior, fore, foregoing, former, precedent, preceding, previous, prior


after

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of after

  1. following in time or place upon seeing The Nutcracker for the first time, and for a long time after, Irma wanted to play the part of the Mouse King Synonyms of after afterward (or afterwards), later, latterly, subsequently, thereafter Words Related to after next; by and by, hereafter, presently, since, soon, then, thereupon; hereinbelow, infra Near Antonyms of after formerly; heretofore, theretofore Antonyms of after afore [chiefly dialect], ahead, antecedently, anteriorly, before, beforehand, earlier, previously


after

preposition

Synonyms and Antonyms of after

  1. subsequent to in time or order the brass band came right after the mayor in the parade Synonyms of after après, behind, below, following, next to, past Words Related to after since Near Antonyms of after toward (or towards) Antonyms of after afore [chiefly dialect], ahead of, before, ere, of, previous to, prior to, to



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