hereafter hereafter  /hɪ ˈræf tər/


  1. (n) life after death
  2. (n) the time yet to come
  3. (adv) in a subsequent part of this document or statement or matter etc.
  4. (adv) in a future life or state
  5. (adv) following this in time or order or place; after this


  1. They were the stinging phrases of a prophet, a man demanding justice not just in the hereafter, but in the here and now.
  2. It does not call itself a religion, but Trinity has certainly mapped out the hereafter.
  3. It provides that with every film produced in France hereafter seven import permits will be issued.


  1. Samsung Takes 47% of the $400+ Premium Smartphone Market, Displacing Apple for the First Time

    HONG KONG AND LONDON, UK -- via PRWEB - Counterpoint Technology Market Research (Counterpoint Research hereafter), the go to source of smartphone market data, has released its monthly global smartphone ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Yes, You CAN Recycle Pizza Boxes & Coffee Cups!

    In its coverage of a rally against the proposed ban on polystyrene (hereafter inaccurately referred to as "Styrofoam" because the human race is stubborn) in front of City Hall yesterday, NBC reported that "James Reilly, who runs food packaging factory GenPak, pointed out that alternatives like paper cups are not recyclable." This is not true! But you can't fault his ignorance: the DSNY's website ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Gothamist


  1. "I have intentionally omitted to provide for my spouse and other heirs, including future spouses and children and other descendants now living and those hereafter born or adopted," Smith said in the will, which was signed under her legal name,...
    on Feb 16, 2007 By: Daniel Smith Source: Washington Post

  2. "If this is the way the Indian board intends to conduct its affairs hereafter, then God help cricket," Roebuck wrote.
    on Jan 30, 2008 By: Peter Roebuck Source: Hindu

  3. Abraham Lincoln stated, "All the good Savior gave to the World was communicated through this Book. But for this Book we could not know right from wrong. All the things most desirable for man's welfare, here and hereafter, are to be found in it."
    on Jul 3, 2007 By: Abraham Lincoln Source: Christian Post

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