[af-ter-tahym, ahf-]


future time.

Origin of aftertime

First recorded in 1590–1600; after + time Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for aftertime

Historical Examples of aftertime

  • Fraternal initiations and their equivalents in the aftertime.

    The Thirteenth

    James J. Walsh

  • The soul of the great epic, like the chief, Conquers in aftertime on fields unknown.

    The Lay of the Cid

    R. Selden Rose

  • It was his refuge in that aftertime, in which a subsiding grief often leaves a deeper sense of isolation.

  • It was not easy to decide that doubt at the moment—and it proved to be equally difficult to throw any light on it at an aftertime.

    The New Magdalen

    Wilkie Collins

  • Then—in the aftertime—our educational efforts will not be wasted and misdirected, as they are almost wholly to-day.