(US also afterwardˈaftərwərd)
Definition of afterwards in English:
At a later or future time; subsequently: the offender was arrested shortly afterwards
More example sentences
- Shortly afterwards two men approached the wire gate but left a few seconds later.
- Then she heard a cracking noise and shortly afterwards the smoke detector sounded.
- He showed no concern or remorse but one witness saw him smiling shortly afterwards.
Words that rhyme with afterwardsdownwards • outwards
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