What does afterword mean?

Definitions for afterwordˈæf tərˌwɜrd, ˈɑf-

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  1. afterword(Noun)

    an epilogue.

  2. afterword(Noun)

    a postscript.

  3. afterword(Noun)

    an appendix.

  4. Origin: From . Compare foreword.


  1. Afterword

    An afterword is a literary device that is often found at the end of a piece of literature. It generally covers the story of how the book came into being, or of how the idea for the book was developed. Alternatively, it may be written by someone other than the author of the book to provide enriching comment, such as discussing the work's historical or cultural context.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of afterword in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of afterword in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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