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Translation of "after" - English-Arabic dictionary

after

preposition   /ˈɑːf·tər/
A1 following something that has happened بَعْد We went swimming after lunch.
A2 following in order بَعْد ذَلِك H comes after G in the alphabet.
A2 once you have passed a particular place بَعْد Turn left after the hotel.
B1 following someone or something خَلْف We ran after him.
because of something that happened بعد ما I’ll never trust her again after what she did to me.
although something happened or is true; despite عَلى رَغم / بالرغم مِن I can’t believe he was so rude to you after all the help you gave him!
US used to say how many minutes past the hour it is بَعْد (لِلوَقْت) It’s five after three.
after all B1 used to add an explanation to something that you have just said ومَع ذَلِك You can’t expect to be perfect – after all, it was only your first lesson.
day after day, year after year, etc. B1 happening every day, year, etc., over a long period يَوْم تلو الآخر، سنة تلو الأُخرى We go to the same place on holiday year after year.
be after something to be trying to get something في إثر What type of job are you after?
(Definition of after preposition from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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