hereafter

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Etymology[edit]

From Old English hēræfter.

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hereafter (not comparable)

  1. (dated) In time to come; in some future time or state.
  2. From now on

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Noun[edit]

hereafter (countable and uncountable, plural hereafters)

  1. A future existence or state.
  2. Existence after death.
    • Addison:
      'Tis Heaven itself that points out an hereafter.

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for hereafter in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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