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After·wards

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. subsequently, later, afterwards, afterward, after, later onadverb

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. afterwardsadverb

    At a later or succeeding time.

    Etymology: From æfteweard + -s#Etymology 3. Surface analysis is .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Afterwardsadverb

    alt. of Afterward

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  1. Afterwards

    Afterwards is a 2009 English-language psychological thriller film directed by Gilles Bourdos and starring Romain Duris, John Malkovich and Evangeline Lilly. Based on Guillaume Musso's novel Et après..., the story tells of a workaholic lawyer who is told by a self-proclaimed visionary that he must try to prevent his imminent death. The film was shot in New York City, Montreal and various New Mexico locations over June–July 2007, and had a French release in January 2009.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Afterwards' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2396

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Afterwards' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1476

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Afterwards' in Adverbs Frequency: #178

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Afterwards in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Afterwards in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Afterwards in a Sentence

  1. Elijah McClain:

    I realized afterwards that this was in incredibly, to say it was incredibly poor taste is an understatement.

  2. The GOP candidate:

    They've been incredibly receptive. Even if it's in hushed tones after events, they come up to me afterwards and say,' thank you for saying this,'.

  3. Niccolo Machiavelli:

    He who has not first laid his foundations may be able with great ability to lay them afterwards, but they will be laid with trouble to the architect and danger to the building.

  4. Aldous Huxley:

    There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that is your own self. So you have to begin there, not outside, not on other people. That comes afterwards, when you have worked on your own corner.

  5. Chen Xu:

    If the experts visit other provinces without going to Wuhan they couldn't have the first-hand knowledge. While in the meantime, it is really risky to go to Wuhan because of the spread of the virus and because of the quarantine needed afterwards, i think the picture will be very much clearer in the days to come.

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    the verbal act of urging on
    • A. mealie
    • B. schlockmeister
    • C. cazique
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