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after
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 14
1. Next; later in time; subsequent; succeeding; as, an after period of life.
2. Hinder; nearer the rear.
4. Subsequently in time or place; behind; afterward; as, he follows after.
Part of Speech: preposition
3. Later in time; subsequent; as, after supper, after three days. It often precedes a clause. Formerly that was interposed between it and the clause.
4. Subsequent to and in consequence of; as, after what you have said, I shall be careful.
5. Subsequent to and notwithstanding; as, after all our advice, you took that course.
7. Denoting the aim or object; concerning; in relation to; as, to look after workmen; to inquire after a friend; to thirst after righteousness.
8. 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.
9. According to; in accordance with; in conformity with the nature of; as, he acted after his kind.
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