Synonyms of 'after'
2 followingDictionary, chasing, pursuingPeople were after him for large amounts of money.
on the hunt for
on the tail of (informal)
on the track of
in search of
trying to find
fossicking for (Australian, New Zealand)
4 because ofDictionary, in the wake of, in the aftermath ofI always have to clean up after her.
in the wake of
in the aftermath of
on account of
as a result of
as a consequence of
5 apart fromDictionary, barring, exceptingAfter Germany, the US is their biggest customer.
with the same name as
in the name of
in honour of
the same as
as a tribute to
7 aboutDictionary, concerning, reHe asked after my wife and daughter.
1 followingDictionary, later, nexttomorrow, or the day after
related prefix post-
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If you do something or if something happens afterwards, you do it or it happens after a particular event or time that has already been mentioned.
Shortly afterwards, police arrested four suspects.
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