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Definition of the noun afterclap

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noun - plural: afterclaps

  1. An unexpected subsequent event or repercussion.
  2. Something happening after an affair is supposed to be at an end.
  3. A problem or danger that arises after a threat is supposed to have passed.

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Google previewDictionary of Obsolete and Provincial English (1880)

Containing Words from the English Writers Previous to the Nineteenth Century which are No Longer in Use, Or are Not Used in the Same Sense and Words which are Now Used Only in the Provincial Dialects

Afterclap, s. Anything unexpected happening after a disagreeable affair has been thought at an end. For the assaults of the devil be craftie to make us put our trust in such armour, hee will feme himselfe to Hie : but then we be most in jeopardie.

Google previewThe Ladies' Lexicon and Parlour Companion (1835)

Containing Nearly Every Word in the English Language ... by William Grimshaw

o AFTERCLAP. s. An event happen. ABA—ABD ABAFT. adv. From the fore part of a ship, towards the stern. ABAN'DON. v. To give up, resign, ABD-ABL draw one part from another, pr par abducing; past, abduced; adj .

Google preview1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue (2008)

by Francis Grose

AFTERCLAP. A demand after the first given in hasbeen discharged; a charge forpretended omissions; in short, anything disagreeable happeningafter all consequences of the cause have been thought at an end. AGAINST THEGRAIN.

Google previewThe People's Dictionary and Every-day Encyclopedia (1883)

Comprising All the Information Needed Upon Any Subject in Daily Use : a Hand-book for Everybody for Each Day in the Year

Afterclap, «. An unexpected subsequent event. Aftermath, n. Second crop of grass. Aftermost, a. Hindmost. [childbirth. Afterpains, h. pi. Pains succeeding Afterpiece, n.

Google previewThe anti-absurd or phrenotypic English pronouncing & orthographical dictionary (1845)

by Bartłomiej Beniowski

AroRETIME afortym AFRAID Afra'd |AFRESH Afre'sh AFRONT Afrts'nt : Art Aft - ArTr:R After ArtERAGEs aftera'jez AFTERALL Aftero'l * AFTERBIRTH Afterbergh AFTERCLAP afterklap AFTERcost Afterkost ArtERchor Afterkrop AFTERGAME ...

Google previewThe Popular American Dictionary, on the Basis of Webster, Worcester, Johnson, and the Most Eminent English and American Authorities, [containing Over 32,000 Words ...] (1885)

Afterclap, an additional, and generally unjust, demand, beyond the bargain originally made. After night, after candle-light ; in the evening. Albany beef, the sturgeon which ascends the Hudson river as far as Albany. All any more, no more .

Google previewFuldstaendigt Dansk og Engelsk haand-lexicon (1824)

udarbeidet efter de bedste og nyeste ordbøger by Christian Friderich Bay

Bagsmæk, an Afterclap, cross Fortume, a Turn of the Tide, a Cross Caper, Afterreckoning. Bagsøe, the continual T# of the Sea, the Rebounding o the Waves from the Shore. Bagspring, a Refilience, a Leaping or Starting back. T) Waggqn.

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2002)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

mousetrap, nightcap, pinesap, rattrap, recap, redcap, remap, riprap, satrap, shiplap, shrink-wrap, skullcap, skycap, snowcap, steel-trap, stopgap, unsnap, unstrap, unwrap, verb sap, whitecap, wiretap afterclap, gingersnap, handicap, overlap, ...

Google previewA General Pronouncing and Explanatory Dictionary of the English Language (1804)

For the Use of Schools, Foreigners, &c. on the Plan of Mr. Sheridan by Stephen Jones

AFTERCLAP, (af-ter- kläp) & unexPećted event happening after an affair is supposed to be at an end.

Google previewA Critical Pronouncing Dictionary (1834)

And Expositor of the English Language... by John Walker

Afterclap, af-tur-klap, s. Unexpected event happening ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Postwar Japan (2011)

by William D. Hoover

A popular website describes the film as having “an appetite for destruction that buries any other film made in or out of Japan,” and praises it as “one of the most eloquent films about atomic afterclap.” Another critic described Akira as “quite ...

Google previewA General Dictionary of the English Language (1780)

by Thomas Sheridan

AFTERCLAP, ảf'-tër-klắp. f. Unexpected CVent happening after an affair is supposed ...

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Video shows what afterclap means. An unexpected subsequent event or repercussion.. Something happening after an affair is supposed to be at an end.

Scrabble value of A1F4T1E1R1C3L1A1P3

The value of this 9-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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