1. thereafter

adverb. ['ðɛˈræftɝ'] from that time on.

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Words that Rhyme with Thereafter

  • drafter
  • rafter
  • laughter

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A common misspelling of thereafter is therafter

Example sentences of the word thereafter


1. Noun, singular or mass
When infected, the body produces antbodies to combat the virus and thereafter is immune to EBV.

2. Adverb
Fertilize with a high nitrogen organic lawn fertilizer after planting and every few months thereafter.

Quotes containing the word thereafter


1. Calling sex by its name thereafter [the 17th c.] became more difficult and more costly. As if in order to gain mastery of it in reality, it had first been necessary to subjugate it at the level of language, control its free circulation in speech, expunge it from the things that were said, and extinguish the words that rendered it too visibly present.
- Michel Foucault

2. The desire to live life to its fullest, to acquire more knowledge, to abandon the economic treadmill, are all typical reactions to these experiences in altered states of consciousness. The previous fear of death is typically quelled. If the individual generally remains thereafter in the existential state of awareness, the deep internal feeling of eternity is quite profound and unshakable.
- Edgar D. Mitchell, The Way of the Explorer: An Apollo Astronaut's Journey Through the Material and Mystical Worlds

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