after an earlier event or time; subsequently
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How to use afterwards in a sentence
Then they would go to a hotel afterwards and combine the parts they had remembered in one sketch.
Night was the first one to really break out and make a movie at that level but what happened afterwards?The Hot Designer Who Hates Fashion: VK Nagrani Triumphs His Own Way | Tom Teodorczuk | December 1, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
"Kate sought me out and gave me a hug just before she left," said Mrs Smith afterwards to a reporter at the Daily Mail.Tearful Kate Weeps After Meeting Mother Whose Baby Died | Tom Sykes | November 25, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
afterwards, the bodies were taken to the morgue to positively identify them.
When you have a number like “Maybe This Time” that is so powerful you need to have a standing ovation afterwards.Nigel Lythgoe on How to Save Reality TV, ‘On the Town,’ and ‘Brokeback Ballroom’ | Kevin Fallon | October 22, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Shortly afterwards a few acceptances were reported, principally against securities.Readings in Money and Banking | Chester Arthur Phillips
It was afterwards used as a schoolroom in connection with Winfield's factory.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham | Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
afterwards we saw you once or twice at tea at the Ritz, and you took off your hat, so you must have remembered then.Rosemary in Search of a Father | C. N. Williamson
He was afterwards a member of the Massachusetts senate, and much esteemed as a physician and a patriot.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
The first jolt had like to have shaken me out of my hammock, but afterwards the motion was easy enough.Gulliver's Travels | Jonathan Swift