Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A world believed to exist for those in the afterlife.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A supposed world that is entered after death.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the place where you are after you die

Etymologies

after +‎ world (Wiktionary)

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  • Ha ha. Wordnet is the Beavis and Butthead of internet lexicons.

    January 20, 2012

  • The WordNet definition is so disappointing compared to the other two.

    January 20, 2012