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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 previewA General Dictionary of the English Language (1780)

One Main Object of Which, Is, to Establish a Plain and Permanent Standard Pronunciation. : To which is Prefixed a Rhetorical Grammar by Thomas Sheridan

AFTERCLAP, zifl-tdr-klrip. s. Unexpected event happening after an affair is supposed to be A-fd' re-men\'md. at an end. a AFTERCOST, slf'-tdr-kdst. s. The expence 'rncurrcd'iafter the original plan is executed. AFTERCROP, fifl-tEr- krbp. s.

Google previewA general pronouncing and explanatory Dictionary of the English Language ... By G. F. and G. K. (1802)

by George KNIGHT (of Edinburgh.)

the secundine Afterclap, äfter-klap. m. an unexpected event ...

Google previewA general Pronouncing and Explanatory Dictionary of the English language (1812)

for the use of schools, foreigners, etc. on the plan of Sheridan by Stephen Jones, Thomas Sheridan

Afterclap, iftter-kláp, s.

Google previewA Galic And English Dictionary (1780)

Containing All the Words in the Scotch and Irish Dialects of the Celtic, that Could be Collected from the Voice, and Old Books and MSS. By the Rev. William Shaw, A. M. by William Shaw

l l AFTERCLAP. Athbhuile. AFTERCOST. Асъсъюгааэ. Адтшъсвог. Аъьььаг. » L Í ' . ~ To AFTEREYE. Cumam fealladh air. AFTERGANIE.v` Aghchluich. AFTERN' GON. >Dèigh темнота; ` ` AFTERPAINS.' Armband-clame. ` АГТЕКТАБТЕ.

Google previewA Critical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the English Language (1828)

In which Not Only the Meaning of Every Word is Explained and the Sound of Every Syllable Distinctly Shown, But, where Words are Subject to Different Pronunciations, the Reasons for Each are Duly Considered, and the Best Pronunciation is Selected by John Walker

the «ecu-inline Afterclap, aftur-kiip. s. an unexpected event happening after an affair is supposed le be at an end Aftercost, if t'ir-kôst. в. the eipense incurre J after che original plan is executed Aftercrop, ¡f tur-krop.

Google previewA Critical Pronouncing Dictionary and Expositor of the English Language ... Abridged and Adapted to the Use of the Citizens of the United States (1824)

by John Walker

the secundine Afterclap, N'tfir-kldp. s. unexpected event happening after an atfairjs sup~ posed to be at an end Aftercrop, af'tur-krop. s. second harvest Aftergame, ...

Google previewDictionary of the Vulgar Tongue 1811 (2013)

A Dictionary of British Slang, University Wit and Pickpocket Eloquence by ed. Campbell McCutcheon

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 previewEntick's New Spelling Dictionary ... Carefully revised, corrected, and improved, by John Robinson (1834)

by John ENTICK, John ROBINSON (Schoolmaster, of London.)

Afterclap ...

Google previewFather Van's progressive dictionary for versification (1900)

by Amandus Vandendriessche

AFTERCLAP, cap. chap, clap, dewlap, flap, gap, handicap, hanknap, madcap, nap, rap, rat-trap, ...

Google previewA General dictionary of the English language, etc. A facsimile of the edition of 1780 (1784)

by Thomas SHERIDAN (M.A., Teacher of Elocution.)

A G E AFTERCLAP, zis'-t<':r-kl-.{p. s. Unex pected event happening after an affair is [ opposed to be at an end. Commonly taken in an ill sense. AFTERCOST, als'dflr- kbst. s.

Google previewA Few Steps to a Complete Dictionary of English Dialects (1890)

by J. Heinrich Blascke

Afterclap Lc. a sudden retnrn of winter, illness etc. Ln. au unexpected event after the principal affair; — ses: afterthoughts, superfluous finery. After-end Ln. autumn. Afterfeed Ox. grass fed off after the first crop Hw. Afterings Ch. | Afterins L. \ the ...

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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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