What does thereafter mean?

Definitions for thereafterˌðɛərˈæf tər, -ˈɑf-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word thereafter.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. thereafter, thenceforth(adverb)

    from that time on

    "thereafter he never called again"


  1. thereafter(Adverb)

    After that.

    He left; thereafter we never met again.

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thereafter(adverb)

    after that; afterward

  2. Thereafter(adverb)

    according to that; accordingly

  3. Thereafter(adverb)

    of that sort

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

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


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Marshall McLuhan:

    We shape our tools and thereafter our tools shape us.

  2. Geneseo Police Spokesman Jeffrey Szczesniak:

    When the phone call was terminated by Colin, shortly thereafter Colin Kingston took his own life.

  3. Will Trump:

    Yeah, I may have, by the time the war started I was against it. And shortly thereafter, I was really against it.

  4. RVM:

    You make the Choice and thereafter that Choice makes you. You create your Dream and thereafter that Dream creates you.

  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

Images & Illustrations of thereafter

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