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EN[ˈɑːftə(ɹ)] [ˈæf.tə(ɹ)] [ˈæftɚ]
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  • After steht für:
  • die Austrittsöffnung des Darmes bei vielzelligen Lebewesen, siehe Anus
  • After, ein Bootstyp, alte Bezeichnung für Schleppkähne auf der Weser (19. Jh.), siehe Weserkahn#After
  • After (Film), ein US-amerikanischer Thriller aus dem Jahr 2012
  • Siehe auch:
  • After Hours, Afterhour, After Eight

    Definition of after in English Dictionary

  • AdjektivPREafter-SUF-ter
    1. (dated) Later; second (of two); next, following, subsequent.
      1. (nautical, where the frame of reference is within the ship) At or towards the stern of a ship.
        1. The after gun is mounted aft. ‎
        2. The after gun is abaft the forward gun. ‎
    2. Adverb
      1. Behind; later in time; following.
        1. They lived happily ever after.
        2. I left the room, and the dog bounded after.
    3. Konjunktion
      1. Signifies that the action of the clause it starts takes place before the action of the other clause.
        1. I went home after we had decided to call it a day. ‎
    4. Präposition
      1. Subsequently to; following in time; later than.
        1. We had a few beers after the game. ‎
        2. The time is quarter after eight. ‎
        3. The Cold War began shortly after the Second World War. ‎
      2. Behind.
        1. He will leave a trail of destruction after him. ‎
      3. In pursuit of, seeking.
        1. He's after a job; run after him; inquire after her health. ‎
      4. In allusion to, in imitation of; following or referencing.
        1. We named him after his grandfather; a painting after Leonardo da Vinci. ‎
      5. Next in importance or rank.
        1. The princess is next in line to the throne after the prince. ‎
      6. As a result of.
        1. After your bad behaviour, you will be punished. ‎
      7. In spite of.
        1. After all that has happened, he is still my friend. ‎
        2. I can't believe that, after all our advice against gambling, you walked into that casino!
      8. (Ireland, usually preceded by a form of be, followed by an -ing form of a verb) Used to indicate recent completion of an activity.
        1. I was after finishing my dinner when there was a knock on the door. ‎
      9. (dated) According to an author or text.
        1. Denoting the aim or object; concerning; in relation to.
          1. to look after workmen; to enquire after a friend; to thirst after righteousness
        2. OBS According to the direction and influence of; in proportion to; befitting.
        3. Mehr Beispiele
          1. Wird in der Mitte des Satzes verwendet
            • The alarm will go off at six a.m.   Just after he spotted the first plane on the horizon, sirens started to go off around the city. ‎
            • ... and there, after a good while in discourse, we did agree a bargain of £5,000 with Sir Roger Cuttance for my Lord Sandwich for silk, cinnamon, ...
            • he weather will become cold after the sun goes down. ‎
          2. Zu Beginn des Satzes verwendet
            • After years of hard work, they finally hit the big time with their sixth album.
            • After his string of poor performances, he was put on the transfer list.
            • After the war, he studied engineering at the University of Washington , and maintained his friendship with a former squadronmate, George H.W. Bush .
          3. In der Endung des Satzes verwendet
            • They met, fell in love, got married, and lived happily ever after.
        • Wortart Hierarchie
          1. Adjektive
            • Adverbien
              • Konjunktiv Adverbien
                • Sequence Adverbien
                • Unver Adverbien
                • Konjunktionen
                  • Präpositionen
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                  Source: Wiktionary

                  Meaning of after for the defined word.

                  Grammatisch, dieses wort "after" ist ein adjektive. Es ist auch ein adverbien, genauer gesagt, ein konjunktiv adverbien und ein unver adverbien. Es ist auch ein konjunktionen. Es ist auch ein präpositionen.
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