a scented, astringent lotion for applying to the face after shaving.
New hires are also warned not to wear perfume or aftershave that is too pungent.
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a small earthquake or tremor that follows a major earthquake. the effect, result, or repercussion of an event; aftermath; consequence: The aftershock of the bankruptcy was felt throughout the financial community. Contemporary Examples One aftershock was significant enough—6.6 magnitude—that some seismologists were describing it as a secondary, full-blown quake. Japan’s First Dark Night After the […]
a remaining the substance causing it is no longer in the mouth. the remaining sensation following an unpleasant experience, incident, etc.: the aftertaste of a bad marriage. Historical Examples He had known nightmares before; none of them had left this aftertaste. Voodoo Planet Andre Norton Thus she comforted herself before the aftertaste of Miss von […]
remaining after applicable taxes have been deducted: a sharp decrease in her aftertax income.
- After the fact
something that actually exists; reality; truth: Your fears have no basis in fact. something known to exist or to have happened: Space travel is now a fact. a truth known by actual experience or observation; something known to be true: Scientists gather facts about plant growth. something said to be true or supposed to have […]