Thereabouts Thereby

Thereafter

Meanings and phrases

thereafter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. from that time on; thenceforth

shortly thereafter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The park was sold shortly thereafter and torn down.
  • The wholesale store was torn down shortly thereafter.
  • He died shortly thereafter of liver cancer at age 43.

soon thereafter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He soon thereafter left Kansas Territory altogether.
  • Dino soon thereafter became a tutor to Jak Ihmalyan.
  • It was approved by the board soon thereafter.

years thereafter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • For eight years thereafter, they kept house on Warren Street.
  • His descendants also resided here for well over 200 years thereafter.
  • Hamling turned him down—and kicked himself for doing so for years thereafter.

died shortly thereafter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He died shortly thereafter of liver cancer at age 43.
  • He died shortly thereafter on April 2, 1950.
  • Mustafa Pasha died shortly thereafter.

thereafter became

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Dino soon thereafter became a tutor to Jak Ihmalyan.
  • Song thereafter became a chief strategist for Xu Zhigao.
  • It thereafter became part of the Seleucid Empire (312 BC).

immediately thereafter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The brothers abandoned the friary immediately thereafter.
  • Almost immediately thereafter, the stick shaker activated.
  • She was wrecked immediately thereafter while sailing back to England from Saint Petersburg.

year thereafter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The year thereafter the club finished 12th.
  • Each year thereafter the production date has been pushed back another year.
  • It became a college the following year, and a university one year thereafter, at which time the graduate school was also established.

time thereafter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She continued as Deputy Editor for some time thereafter.
  • A long time thereafter, Emperor Dezong summoned him to the palace to meet him.
  • For a time thereafter, active-duty U.S. Army officers served as military governors of Texas.
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