Definition for later (2 of 2)
adjective, lat·er or lat·ter, lat·est or last.
adverb, lat·er, lat·est.
Origin of late
Examples from the Web for later
It was seen by a small delegation of star-struck prelates and dignitaries who later described the film as “moving.”Pope Francis Has the Pleasure of Meeting Angelina Jolie for a Few Seconds|Barbie Latza Nadeau|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Their bodies were later found incinerated and buried in mass graves outside of town.Why Mexicans Are Enraged by Obama’s Big Tuesday Meeting|Ruben Navarrette Jr.|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
He later accepted a plea deal that put him behind bars for 25 years.
Many hold classes in their living rooms, asking students to help re-arrange and then later put back furniture.Iran’s Becoming a Footloose Nation as Dance Lessons Spread|IranWire|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The documentary also follows the fortunes of Consuelo Yznaga, later Duchess of Manchester.The Real-Life ‘Downton’ Millionairesses Who Changed Britain|Tim Teeman|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I heard of the parrots a year or two later as giving lessons in Italian to an English maid.Essays on Life, Art and Science|Samuel Butler
He gained courage, later on, and asked Audrey if she would have some coffee with him, or something to eat.Dangerous Days|Mary Roberts Rinehart
Later, an assembly was convened to decide what should be done.The Expedition of the Donner Party and its Tragic Fate|Eliza Poor Donner Houghton
The mouth of the cave could be closed up and opened at will for later burials.Archology and the Bible|George A. Barton
Later this is followed by erosion of the cartilages at such points as they happen to be in greatest contact.Diseases of the Horse's Foot|Harry Caulton Reeks
British Dictionary definitions for later (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for later (2 of 2)
- at a late or advanced stage
- too late
Word Origin for late
Idioms and Phrases with later (1 of 2)
In addition to the idiom beginning with later
- later on
- sooner or later
Also see underlate.
Idioms and Phrases with later (2 of 2)
In addition to the idioms beginning with late
- late in life
- late in the day
- at the latest
- better late than never
- keep late hours
- of late
- the latest
- too little, too late
Also see underlater.