later later  /ˈleɪ tər/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) at or toward an end or late period or stage of development
  2. (adv) happening at a time subsequent to a reference time
  3. (adv) at some eventual time in the future
  4. (adv) comparative of the adverb `late'
  5. (adj) coming at a subsequent time or stage

Usage(s):

  1. Not until decades later, in the age of genetic engineering, would the Promethean power unleashed that day become vivid.
  2. PTI's look at D-Day, 60 years later.
  3. Sixteen years later, John Birch lives on as the rallying symbol of the archconservative, anti-Communist John Birch Society.

News

  1. 10 years later, Mister Rogers is still making neighbors

    10 years later, Mister Rogers is still making neighbors by Beth Kissileff Religion News Service Published Jun 13, 2013 03:17PM MDT Pittsburgh • Fred Rogers, the man behind the long-running “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood” children’s show, died 10 years ago, but his influence is still felt deeply here, the city he called home. The Pittsburgh Theological Seminary recently devoted its summer ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

  2. 2 Years Later, HP's Botched Palm Acquisition Still Stings

    Former Palm CEO and webOS creator Jon Rubinstein is apparently still brooding over Palm's acquisition by HP. Two years later, he looks back at what HP did with webOS -- or rather what it didn't do -- and he is very disappointed, he said in a recent interview. When HP acquired Palm for $1.2 billion in 2010, it did indeed look as though webOS was destined for great things.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: E-Commerce Times

  3. Storms still possible later, could be severe in South Jersey

    NOAA NWS Storm Prediction Center has shifted the most significant severe risk to the south, but severe storms are still possible later, particularly in the southern portions of New Jersey, where the w
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Intelligencer

Quotes

  1. "Before I start the show tonight, I want to share some personal news with you," he said. "Twenty-five years ago, I sat across this table from New York Gov. Mario Cuomo for the first broadcast of 'Larry King Live.' Now, decades later, I talked...
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Larry King Source: ABC News

  2. Blatter told a media briefing in Johannesburg: "It happened in 1966 and then 44 years later -- though it was not quite the same," the UK's Press Association reported.
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Sepp Blatter Source: CNN International

  3. "Right after 9/11, you say, 'OK, fine,' but nine years later, people are saying, 'How much longer am I going to have to suffer?'" Nadler said.
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Jerrold Nadler Source: The Associated Press

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