meaning of afterwards

afterwards meaning in General Dictionary

At a later or succeeding time

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  • happening at a time subsequent to a reference time
  • Alt. of Afterward

afterwards meaning in Etymology Dictionary

c.1300, from afterward (q.v.) + adverbial genitive -s; originally a Northern kind.

afterwards meaning in General Dictionary

(adv.) Alt. of Afterward

Sentence Examples with the word afterwards

Robinet thus laid the foundation of that view of the world as wholly vital, and as a progressive unfolding of a spiritual formative principle, which was afterwards worked out by Schelling.

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