Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adverb From a specified time onward; from then on.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • After that; after them.
  • After that; afterward.
  • According to that; after that rule or way; after that sort or fashion; accordingly.
  • According.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb After that; afterward.
  • adverb According to that; accordingly.
  • adverb obsolete Of that sort.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb After that.

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

  • adverb from that time on

Etymologies

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Middle English ther + after, from Old English þær + æfter

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