afterworld

[ af-ter-wurld, ahf- ]
/ ˈæf tərˌwɜrld, ˈɑf- /

noun

the future world, especially the world after death.

Nearby words

  1. aftertreatment,
  2. afterward,
  3. afterwards,
  4. afterword,
  5. afterwork,
  6. afteryears,
  7. aftmost,
  8. aftn,
  9. aftosa,
  10. aftra

Origin of afterworld

First recorded in 1590–1600; after + world

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British Dictionary definitions for afterworld

afterworld

/ (ˈɑːftəˌwɜːld) /

noun

a world inhabited after death
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