What does afterwards mean?

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af·ter·wards

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. subsequently, later, afterwards, afterward, after, later on(adverb)

    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. afterwards(Adverb)

    At a later or succeeding time.

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Afterwards(adverb)

    alt. of Afterward

Freebase

  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

How to pronounce afterwards?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say afterwards in sign language?

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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. Jian Zhao:

    Planning is important...because underground spaces you can't remove afterwards.

  2. Xie Zhenhua:

    They can speak at the opening ceremony, express hope about how the meeting should go, and make requests to their delegations, but afterwards, the specifics need to be resolved by the delegations.

  3. Lewis Carroll:

    No, no! said the Queen. Sentence firstverdict afterwards.

  4. Robert Schapiro:

    There is nothing under our law that compels a rabbi, minister or pastor of any kind to perform a marriage that that person doesn’t want to perform, that was the law before the Supreme Court decision. And that remains the law afterwards.

  5. EMEASOBA GEORGE:

    Every difficulty is designed to discomfort you just for a while. But, afterwards and eventually it will comfort you. ~Emeasoba George

Images & Illustrations of afterwards

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