Meaning & Definition of Afterward in English
1. Happening at a time subsequent to a reference time
- "He apologized subsequently"
- "He's going to the store but he'll be back here later"
- "It didn't happen until afterward"
- "Two hours after that"
- subsequently ,
- later ,
- afterwards ,
- afterward ,
- after ,
- later on
Examples of using
She was very well before lunch, but felt sick afterward.
They lived happily ever afterward.