Synonyms of 'after'
following in time or placeAfter breakfast she phoned for a taxi.
in pursuit ofPeople were after him for large amounts of money.
on the hunt for
on the tail of (informal)
on the track of
in pursuit ofI 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 toAfter Germany, the US is their biggest customer.
with the same name asHe 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
concerningHe asked after my wife and daughter.
at a later timetomorrow, 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