Synonyms of 'after'
following in time or place◾After breakfast she phoned for a taxi.
in pursuit of◾People were after him for large amounts of money.
on the hunt for
on the tail of (informal)
on the track of
in pursuit of◾I did eventually find what I was after.
in search of
trying to find
fossicking for (Australian, New Zealand)
4 I 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
next in excellence or importance to◾After Germany, the US is their biggest customer.
with the same name as◾He persuaded her to name the baby after him.
with the same name as
in the name of
in honour of
the same as
as a tribute to
concerning◾He asked after my wife and daughter.
at a later time◾tomorrow, or the day after
related prefix post-
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Shortly afterwards, police arrested four suspects.
in a position further back
The troopers followed behind
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Thesaurus for after from the Collins English Thesaurus