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Afterward is sometimes a misspelling of afterwards.
The word afterward is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.
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Definition of the adverb afterward
What does afterward mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?
- happening at a time subsequent to a reference time
Alternative definition of the adverb afterward
- [US] subsequently to some other action
"Afterward" is a cataloged instance, composition.
Afterward is a short story by Edith Wharton. It was first published in the 1910 edition of The Century Magazine and in her books, The Collected Short Stories of Edith Wharton and Tales of Men and Ghosts, 1910. It is an ironic ghost story about greed and retribution. The ghost comes for one of the main characters long after a business transgression where the character wronged another.
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by Augustin Calmet, Charles Taylor
Some years afterward, Samuel went by order from the Lord, to give the royal unction to David; the spirit of the Lord withdrew from Saul, and God sufi'ered an evil spirit to take occasion from the bad disposition of the humours of this prince, and ...
American Reference Library: Encyclopedic dictionary of American reference, by J.F. Jameson and J.W. Buel (1900)
First Corps organized March 13, 1862, and commanded by McDowell; afterward reorganized and merged in the Army of the Potomac and commanded by Wadsworth, Newton and Hancock in succession; disbanded in 1865. Second Corps ...
Intended principally for youth by Howard Malcolm
Saul, long afterward, made war on this people, and utterly mined and scattered them. 1 Sam. 15. Afterward a remnant gathered again, which was finally destroyed by the Sim eonites, in the days of Hez- ekiah. 1 Chroh. iv. AMBASSADOR ...
For Universal Reference by Joseph Haydn, Benjamin Vincent
Sir Archibald Macdonald 178B Sir John Scott, afterward* lord Eldon .
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Scrabble value of A1F4T1E1R1W4A1R1D2
The value of this 9-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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