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Definitions for Thereafter
ˌðɛərˈæf tər, -ˈɑf-Ther·e·after

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thereafter, thenceforthadverb

    from that time on

    "thereafter he never called again"


  1. thereafteradverb

    After that.

    He left; thereafter we never met again.

    Etymology: ther + after, from þær + æfter

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thereafteradverb

    after that; afterward

  2. Thereafteradverb

    according to that; accordingly

  3. Thereafteradverb

    of that sort

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  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Thereafter' in Adverbs Frequency: #354

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Thereafter in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Thereafter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Thereafter in a Sentence

  1. Michael Doherty:

    More than 40 tourists and crew members plunged into the waters of Ha Long Bay on Friday to escape the growing inferno on the docked wooden Aphrodite Cruise ship, the New Zealand Herald reported. The crew did their best but they were all very young and obviously overwhelmed by the circumstances, the passengers were guided to the sun deck of the ship and thereafter given no direction or support. It definitely felt as if it was just chaos.

  2. Chair Yellen:

    Most FOMC participants, including Chair Yellen, currently anticipate Most FOMC participants achieving these conditions will likely entail an initial increase in the federal funds rate later this year, followed by a gradual pace of tightening thereafter.

  3. Kurt Vonnegut:

    What war has always been is a puberty ceremony. It's a very rough one, but you went away a boy and came back a man, maybe with an eye missing or whatever but godammit you were a man and people had to call you a man thereafter.

  4. Kathy Lien:

    So the potential for an initial short squeeze is high if the central bank stands pat and the outlook thereafter will depend on how strong of a message the ECB sends.

  5. John Catanzara:

    Come midnight on Thursday, slash Friday morning members will be forced into a no-pay status that did not complete the portal information or subject to testing thereafter -- that's their last position.

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