Behind; within the backside: since, to check out after.
Later eventually; afterward: since, it had been concerning the room of three hours after.
Behind positioned: as, men put in a line one after another.
later on eventually than; in succession to; during the close of: as, after-supper.
In pursuit of; in search of; with or in desire for.
In replica of, or perhaps in replica of form of: as, to produce anything after a model; following the French; after the antique; after Raphael.
in accordance with; in proportion to; prior to: as, “after their particular intrinsic worth,” Bacon, War with Spain.
in line with the nature of; in agreement or unison with; in conformity to.
Below in rank or excellence; next to: as, Milton is generally put after Shakspere among English poets.
Concerning: as, to inquire after you.
after as well as in consequence of: as, after what has actually happened I can never return.
Subsequent to enough time that.
Synonyms Behind, After. See behind.
Later eventually; subsequent; succeeding: because, an after amount of life.
Naut,: Further aft, or toward the stern regarding the ship: as, the after-sails; the after-hatch-way.
regarding the after-body of a ship: as, after-timbers.
In mineralogy, derived from; having the kind of: stated of pseudomorphs, which retain only the as a type of the initial mineral: as, malachite pseudomorph after cuprite; cassiterite pseudomorph after feldspar. See pseudomorph.