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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"

Wiktionary

  1. thereafteradverb

    After that.

    He left; thereafter we never met again.

  2. Etymology: ther + after, from þær + æfter

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Thereafteradverb

    According to that; accordingly.

    Etymology: there and after.

    When you can draw the head indifferent well, proportion the body thereafter. Henry Peacham.

    If food were now before thee set,
    Wou’dst thou not eat? thereafter as I like
    The giver. John Milton.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thereafteradverb

    after that; afterward

  2. Thereafteradverb

    according to that; accordingly

  3. Thereafteradverb

    of that sort

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

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

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Numerology

  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. The Minority Affairs Minister Naqvi:

    Covid-19 does not see race, religion, colour, caste, creed, language or border before striking, our response and conduct thereafter should attach primacy to unity and brotherhood. We are in this together.

  2. Stephen Gillers:

    Using the disciplinary process in the context of the 2020 election campaign and thereafter is unusual, but it's unusual only because it doesn't usually occur that this sort of conduct happens.

  3. Paul Bloxham:

    We currently assume U.S. tight oil production troughs in the first half of 2017 and recovers thereafter in line with our assumption of improving prices.

  4. 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.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    A person who could really see as who the negative or toxic people are actually can perhaps never be happy thereafter in own life

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