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After

Meanings and phrases

after

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. located farther aft

after

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. happening at a time subsequent to a reference time; subsequently; later; afterwards; afterward; later on
  2. behind or in the rear
n.
  1. a person who gives assistance or comfort to someone known to be a felon or known to be sought in connection with the commission of a felony

after a fashion

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. to some extent; not very well

after all

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. emphasizes something to be considered
  2. in spite of expectations

after hours

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. not during regular hours

after part

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the rear part of a ship; stern; quarter; poop; tail

be after

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. have the will and intention to carry out some action; plan

chase after

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. go after with the intent to catch; chase; trail; tail; tag; give chase; dog; go after; track
  2. pursue someone sexually or romantically; chase

come after

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. come after in time, as a result; follow
  2. be the successor (of); succeed; follow

day after day

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. for an indefinite number of successive days; day in day out
E.g.
  • I surely hate myself, day after day.
  • He and Alice attended day after day, hearing music by a wide range of composers.
  • a monk watering a dry stick, day after day, for months, or endeavoring to remove a huge rock immensely exceeding his powers.

go after

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. go after with the intent to catch; chase; chase after; trail; tail; tag; give chase; dog; track
  2. go in search of or hunt for; quest for; quest after; pursue

lech after

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. have a strong sexual desire for; lust after

look after

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. keep under careful scrutiny

lust after

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. have a strong sexual desire for; lech after

one after another

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. in single file; one by one; one at a time

point after

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. in American football a point awarded for a successful place kick following a touchdown; point after touchdown; extra point
n.
  1. in American football a point awarded for a successful place kick following a touchdown; point after; extra point

quest after

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. go in search of or hunt for; quest for; go after; pursue

sought after

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. greatly desired; coveted; desired; in demand

take after

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. be similar to a relative
  2. imitate in behavior; take as a model; follow

week after week

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. for an indefinite number of successive weeks
E.g.
  • China won the title after defeating Japan in the final.
  • AEK won the league title after defeating Monaco in the final.
  • Ebden won the title after defeating Pospisil 7–6, 6–1 in the final.

named after former

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is named after former student Ruđer Bošković.
  • The school was created in 1955 and named after former U.S.
  • It is named after former Queensland Premier Frank Nicklin.

year after year

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A single den can be used year after year.
  • The wording of the rider is generally the same year after year.
  • Julio Eiroa bought the government tobacco farms year after year.

shortly after birth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Girls are most commonly cut shortly after birth to age 15.
  • The Truffauts had another child who died shortly after birth.
  • They had an unnamed son, who died shortly after birth in 1321.

years after leaving

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He stayed in London for two years after leaving Italy.
  • A few years after leaving politics, Fairbanks moved to Ottawa.
  • A few years after leaving IBM he wrote "The Mythical Man-Month".
E.g.
  • He was hanged at Landsberg Prison shortly after midnight on June 7, 1951.
  • Lederman was born in Philadelphia shortly after midnight on July 20, 1983.
  • The Tarrant Rushton gliders landed in occupied France shortly after midnight.
E.g.
  • SIM reported that in 2016, 82.7 per cent of its graduates found jobs within six months after graduation.
  • According to UMass Law's official 2017 ABA-required disclosures, 72% of the Class of 2018 obtained full-time, long-term, bar-required employment nine months after graduation.
  • According to Nebraska's official 2017 ABA-required disclosures, 70.3% of the Class of 2016 obtained full-time, long-term, JD-required employment nine months after graduation.

life after death

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Egyptian religion taught of life after death.
  • The work is a fiction and deals with life after death.
  • 27-13, arguments have been given for the Hereafter and life after death.

named after famous

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They were named after famous citizens of Coventry.
  • All roads on the AMP are named after famous engineers.
  • These were numbered 2931–55 and named after famous Courts (i.e.
E.g.
  • She met Frank Stranahan shortly after arriving in Fort Lauderdale.
  • He telephoned his family in 'Asir shortly after arriving in the country.
  • He became ill shortly after arriving in Jamaica, dying in either late 1737 or early 1738.
E.g.
  • The club was relegated to NIFL Championship 2 in the 2010–11 season after finishing 13th in Championship 1.
  • Örebro SK and GAIS were relegated at the end of the 2012 season after finishing in the bottom two places of the table.
  • Sarawak were relegated at the end of the 2009 Liga Super season after finishing in the bottom place of the league table.

just after midnight

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Return flights are just after midnight on the same day.
  • A second torpedo attack just after midnight hit the ship.
  • The first, just after midnight on 14/15 June, hit three ships "Etrib", "Pelayo" and "Slemdal", sinking all three.
E.g.
  • Jericho started writing "A Lion's Tale" shortly after leaving the WWE, in August 2005.
  • WYO 387 continues east entering the Town of Edgerton just shortly after leaving Midwest.
  • It is the first material from Rob Halford's new band shortly after leaving Judas Priest.
E.g.
  • Below are the standings for the top five riders and constructors after round two has concluded.
  • Below are the standings for the top five riders and constructors after round ten has concluded.

died after suffering

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He died after suffering several years of painful illness.
  • On 16 August 2004, Clingly died after suffering a heart attack.
  • While at graduate school, Taylor's younger brother died after suffering from bone cancer.

days after hatching

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The young leave the nest about 18 days after hatching.
  • 30–45 days after hatching, the young fledge.
  • Chicks fledge around 80 days after hatching, in early June.
E.g.
  • The plane crashed and caught fire shortly after takeoff, about from the end of the runway.
  • In 2008, a B-2 was destroyed in a crash shortly after takeoff, though the crew ejected safely.
  • On December 9, 2011, a Cessna 421-C aircraft crashed shortly after takeoff less than a mile from the airport into an open field.
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