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Afterclap, aft′ėr-klap, n. an unexpected event happening after an affair is supposed to be at an end.
It is the afterclap that keeps the people off the Gipsies, and secures for them a sort of toleration wherever they go.A History of the Gipsies|Walter Simson
And then the breakages, damages still chargeable; the probable afterclap?History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XIV. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
This is a sort of afterclap you little expected, but I cannot possibly afford them at a cheaper rate.The Works of William Cowper|William Cowper
Suddenly the hideous consequences of it all, the afterclap, sounded in their ears.The Debtor|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman