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Synonyms of later in English:


  • this question will be dealt with in a later chapter
    [Antonyms] earlier, prior
  • adverb

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  • 1 later, the film rights were sold
    subsequently, eventually, then, next, later on, after this/that, afterwards, following this/that, at a later time, at a later date, at a future time/date, at some point in the future, in the future, in time to come, in due course
  • 2 two days later a letter arrived
    afterwards, later on, after, after that, subsequently, following;
    by and by, in a while, in time, after a bit
    formal thereafter, thereupon
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