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Definition of the adverb after all

What does after all mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?


  1. emphasizes something to be considered
    • examples: after all, she is your boss, so invite her | he is, after all, our president
  2. in spite of expectations
    • examples: came to the party after all | it didn't rain after all

Alternative definition of the adverb after all


  1. &lit, after, all
  2. [idiomatic] Anyway, in any case; [indicates a statement is true regardless of other considerations; used to reinforce or explain a point.]
  3. [idiomatic] In the end, however; [used in referring to something that was believed to be the case, but is not; or to an outcome that is not what was expected or predicted.]


  1. After All is a musical group.
    • albums: "This Violent Decline", "Mercury Rising", "Cult of Sin", "Dead Loss", "Dawn of the Enforcer"
  2. After All is a rock band from Surrey, British Columbia, Canada.
  3. After All is a musical group.

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  1. "After All" was composed by Tom Snow with lyrics by Dean Pitchford.
  2. "After All" is a song by Canadian electronic music group Delerium, with vocals provided by Swiss singer Jaël. It was the first single released from the album Chimera.
  3. "After All" is a song written by David Bowie in 1970 for the album The Man Who Sold the World, released later that year in the United States and in April 1971 in the UK. One of a number of Bowie songs from the early 1970s reflecting the influence of Friedrich Nietzsche and Aleister Crowley, it has been described by biographer David Buckley as "the album's hidden gem", and by Nicholas Pegg as "one of Bowie's most underrated recordings".
  4. "After All" is a 1960 song written by Smokey Robinson and originally recorded and released by The Miracles on the Tamla label. It was later covered as an unreleased single by The Supremes for Tamla; it was canceled in favor of the single "Buttered Popcorn", and their cover wasn't released until it appeared on the 2000 box set, The Supremes. The song is noted for both groups' unusual choices for leads. For the Miracles' version it serves as a rare lead for Claudette Rogers Robinson, instead of the group’s main lead, Claudette's husband, Smokey Robinson. In the Supremes' case it is their only single to feature Barbara Martin singing on lead vocals. Florence Ballard, Mary Wilson, and Diana Ross sing verses, and Martin sings the bridge. "After All" was also later covered by The Marvelettes, in the early 1970s, with group member Wanda Young Rogers as lead. Their version appears on the album The Return of the Marvelettes.
  5. "After All" is an album by Luciano.
  6. "After All" a.k.a. "After All!" is a one-act comic opera with a libretto by Frank Desprez and music by Alfred Cellier. It was first performed at the Savoy Theatre under the management of Richard D'Oyly Carte, along with H.M.S. Pinafore and another short piece, Cups and Saucers, from December 1878 to February 1880.
  7. "After All" is a musical single of Delerium.
    • also known as After All Remixes
    • released on (11 years ago)
  8. "After All" is a composition.
  9. "After All" a.k.a. "After All..." is a cataloged instance, composition.
  10. "After All" is a musical album of Waylon.
    • released on (4 years ago)
  11. "After All" is a musical album of The Peacocks.
    • released on (4 years ago)
  12. "After All" is a composition.
  13. "After All" is a musical album of Joseph DiDonato.


  1. "After All" a.k.a. "New Morals for Old" is a 1932 drama-romance film directed by Charles Brabin.
  2. "After All" a.k.a. "Après tout" is an award-winning short film, directed by Alexis Fortier Gauthier.


After All is a cataloged instance, musical recording.

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Google previewA Geographical Dictionary, Representing the Present and Ancient Names of All the Countries, Provinces, Remarkable Cities ... (1688)

And Rivers of the Whole World: Their Distances, Longitudes and Latitudes by Edmund Bohun

yet after all, these Mountains so abounded with Grafs, that they seemed sufficient alone, to have fed all the Cattel of Wales. The Western parts are more level, and yield plenty of Barley. The chief Town or City, is seated in this part of the ...

Google previewUniversal Technological Dictionary Or Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences (1851)

Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers ; in Two Volumes

is left, after all other legacies have been paid. RESI'DUUM (Chem.), the residue, or what is left after any process. RESIGNATION (Ecc.), giving up a benefice into the hands of the ordinary. RE'siN (Chem.), Fr. resine, Lat. resina, Gr. retine, from ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia perthensis, or, Universal dictionary of the arts, sciences, literature, etc. : intended to supersede the use of other books of reference (1816)

* AFTER ALL. When all has been taken into the view ...

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Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it had merely been detected. (Oscar Wilde)
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