afterward


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Synonyms for afterward

Synonyms for afterward

happening at a time subsequent to a reference time

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His mind took a mechanical but firm impression, so that afterward everything was pictured and ex- plained to him, save why he himself was there.
Pitt, afterward Earl of Chatham, who spent so much of his wondrous eloquence in endeavoring to warn England of the consequences of her injustice.
When the travellers afterward sought the carcass to cut it up for food, they found it torn and mangled in the most horrible manner.
She told me how her aunt had died, very peacefully at the last, and how everything had been done afterward by the care of her good friends (fortunately, thanks to me, she said, smiling, there was money in the house; and she repeated that when once the Italians like you they are your friends for life); and when we had gone into this she asked me about my giro, my impressions, the places I had seen.
At this stage, however, they were destined to disappointment; Wilson nosed in every corner like a terrier and examined the roof almost in the posture of a fly, but half an hour afterward they had to confess that they were still without a clew.
Afterward, when we have talked the case over, I will give you my opinion.
A few days afterward I found myself walking behind her.
If by chance the supply ever ran short, more was taken from the great storehouses of the Ruler, which were afterward filled up again when there was more of any article than the people needed.
Through the kindness of Dorothy Gale of Kansas, afterward Princess Dorothy of Oz, an humble writer in the United States of America was once appointed Royal Historian of Oz, with the privilege of writing the chronicle of that wonderful fairyland.
He came back in about ten minutes, and sat down afterward to supper with his companion.
Afterward, Ozma used the last of the Powder to bring the Flying Gump to life; but as soon as it had carried her away from her enemies the Gump was taken apart, so it doesn't exist any more.
For ten long years afterward I never again met with my little Mary; I never even heard whether she had lived to grow to womanhood or not.
Soon afterward he came up to a Shepherd and fawned upon him, wagging his tail as if to say, "I am a suppliant, and seek your aid.
It was afterward discovered that he had crept in under the canvas without paying.
Her eyes were fixed upon his with an expression which he afterward professed himself unable to name or describe, further than that it was "not of this life.