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After (IPA: /ˈæftɝ/)


After (a.)

Next; later in time; subsequent; succeeding; as, an after period of life.

After (a.)

Hinder; nearer the rear.

After (a.)

To ward the stern of the ship; -- applied to any object in the rear part of a vessel; as the after cabin, after hatchway.

After (prep.)

Behind in place; as, men in line one after another.

After (prep.)

Below in rank; next to in order.

After (prep.)

Later in time; subsequent; as, after supper, after three days. It often precedes a clause. Formerly that was interposed between it and the clause.

After (prep.)

Subsequent to and in consequence of; as, after what you have said, I shall be careful.

After (prep.)

Subsequent to and notwithstanding; as, after all our advice, you took that course.

After (prep.)

Moving toward from behind; following, in search of; in pursuit of.

After (prep.)

Denoting the aim or object; concerning; in relation to; as, to look after workmen; to inquire after a friend; to thirst after righteousness.

After (prep.)

In imitation of; in conformity with; after the manner of; as, to make a thing after a model; a picture after Rubens; the boy takes after his father.

After (prep.)

According to; in accordance with; in conformity with the nature of; as, he acted after his kind.

After (prep.)

According to the direction and influence of; in proportion to; befitting.

After (adv.)

Subsequently in time or place; behind; afterward; as, he follows after.

After ()

An irrespirable gas, remaining after an explosion of fire damp in mines; choke damp. See Carbonic acid.

After

Studio album by Sammi Cheng

After

Studio album by Ihsahn

After

Musical piece composed by Edward Elgar

After

Book by Francis Chalifour

After

Novel written by Francine Prose

Example Sentence (Quote)

" " one damn thing after another one damn thing over and over." - Edna St. Vincent Millay

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "The morning after I die. And the first 12 copies go to the Inland Revenue"" - Bernie Ecclestone

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (happily blushing after kissing Jorge) Did I just do what I think I did???" - TRG Productions

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (On a recording of his notes about the symbols after two weeks of no progress) I'm never gonna get paid." - Stargate (film)

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (Roxas and Vexen investigates the rest of the town. After they are finished, they walk along th path they came from)" - Kingdom Hearts: 358/2 Days


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