noun. ['ˈæftɝˌɪmɪdʒ'] an image (usually a negative image) that persists after stimulation has ceased.
- memory image
Rhymes with Afterimage
Sentences with afterimage
1. Noun, singular or mass
One way is to stare at a colored piece of paper for various amounts of time and then look away, using a stopwatch to record how long it takes for the afterimage to disappear.