the following a specified event:
Often, in afteryears, I have regretted my hasty decision.
a delayed ; an that follows at some interval the stimulus that produces it. Medicine/Medical. a result appearing the first due to an agent, usually a drug, has gone. Contemporary Examples Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb was not an after-effect of the assault on Benghazi. In Defense of the Libyan Revolution Bernard-Henri Lévy January […]
noun See afterparty Contemporary Examples He threw the after-party at his then-home with his wife, the national security commentator Elise Jordan. Remembering Michael Hastings Ali Gharib June 19, 2013 On the opposite end of the spectrum, hotels pitch in-room cocktails as pre-party (or after-party) fuel. Hotels Lure High-End Clients With In-Room Cocktail Service Elyse Moody […]
for students and taking place after they finish their day in school, usually in the late afternoon: He’s looking for an afterschool job. Is there afterschool tutoring in math? Contemporary Examples Only rich kids with indulgent parents and poor kids with after-school jobs had their own cars. P.J. O’Rourke on Grabbing the Keys to Happiness […]
afterhearing afterhearing af·ter·hear·ing (āf’tər-hēr’ĭng) n. See aftersound.