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morning after Syllabification: morn·ing af·ter

Definition of morning after in English:


1A morning on which a person has a hangover.
Example sentences
  • One terrible morning after, Andy prepares a remark-able hangover cure for him.
  • Then he added, jokingly, ‘It might have been a morning after a frat party.’
  • The morning after I took my first dose, I woke up with a strange headache.
1.1A hangover.
Example sentences
  • There is no morning after if the night never ends, so get up and get right back into it.
1.2An unpleasant aftermath of imprudent behavior: his first year of college was one long party—eventually he would have to face the morning after
More example sentences
  • It's as if Hollywood were experiencing some unusual fabric shortage, and I wouldn't be surprised if a legion of actresses have colds or flus by morning after.
  • The people have spoken and they have voted for war. there's got to be a morning after there's got to be a morning after…
  • There's got to be a morning after, as the line from the disaster movie song goes.
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