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  • happening at a time subsequent to a reference time; "he apologized subsequently"; "he''s going to the store but he''ll be back here later"; "it didn''t happen until afterward"; "two hours after that"
  • behind or in the rear; "and Jill came tumbling after"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'After'


  • After: After may refer to: After (Elgar), an 1895 poem by Philip Bourke Marston set to music by Edward Elgar After (novel), a 2003 novel by Francine Prose
  • Adobe After Effects: Adobe After Effects is a digital motion graphics, visual effects and compositing app developed by Adobe Systems used in the post-production process of
  • Sonic: After the Sequel: Sonic: After the Sequel is a 2013 platform video game created by Brazilian student Felipe Daneluz (LakeFeperd). It is an unofficial game based on the
  • Time After Time: Time After Time may refer to: "Time After Time" (1947 song), a jazz standard written by Sammy Cahn and Jule Styne "Time After Time" (Cyndi Lauper song)
  • The Day After Tomorrow (disambiguation): Day After Tomorrow, a 1949 novel by Robert Heinlein Day After Tomorrow (band), a J-Pop band Day After Tomorrow (Day After Tomorrow album) Day After Tomorrow
  • Territorial changes of Poland immediately after World War II: The territorial changes of Poland immediately after World War II were very extensive. In 1945, after the defeat of Nazi Germany, Poland's borders were
  • After Hours: After Hours may refer to: After Hours (film), a 1985 black comedy by Martin Scorsese After Hours (Canadian TV series), a 1953 variety series After Hours
  • After Dark: After Dark may refer to: After Dark (Andy Gibb album), 1980, or the title song After Dark (Dick Morrissey album), 1983 After Dark (Cruzados album)
  • After School: After School may refer to: After-school activity, special activities that are done at the school after the day is over After school special, a type of
  • After the Fall: After the Fall may refer to: After the Fall (book), a novel in the Dragonriders of Pern series After the Fall (play), a 1964 play by Arthur Miller After

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'After' example sentence in quotations


* If you let a bully come in your front yard, he'll be on your porch the next day and the day after that he'll rape your wife in your own bed. (On appeasement) - Lyndon B. Johnson

* Popular Christianity has for its emblem a gibbet, for its chief sensation a sanginary execution after torture, for its central mystery is an insane vengeance bought off by a trumpery expiation. But there is a nobler and profounder Christianity which affirms the sacred mystery of equality and forbids the glaring futility and folly of vengeance. - George Bernard Shaw

* The best effect of fine persons is felt after we have left their presence. - Ralph Waldo Emerson


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