sentence connector

archaic, or formal after which

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Examples from the Web for whereafter

Historical Examples of whereafter

  • This by way of grace, whereafter M. de Rivarol proceeded to devour the city.

    Captain Blood

    Rafael Sabatini

  • "It shall be done, sir," said the butler with a shade of hesitation; whereafter he departed with creaking boots.

    Fathers and Sons

    Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev

  • Whereafter, he stood straight before her, and they looked each into the other's eyes as they had been spirits out of the flesh.

    The Stars in the Pool

    Edna Kingsley Wallace

  • Whereafter the host tapped the bell twice and 'Tonio reappeared with a tray of fresh glasses.

    The Pathless Trail

    Arthur O. (Arthur Olney) Friel

  • Gallant knights a thousand / first he ferried o'er, Whereafter came his own men.