after preposition translate to Arabic: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Translation of "after" - English-Arabic dictionary


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)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day


someone who is very influenced by the most recent ideas and fashions

Word of the Day

Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
by Liz Walter,
February 03, 2016
My previous post (My leg hurts: Talking about illness (1)) presented some general vocabulary to use at the doctor’s. This one looks at some more specific areas of illness and explains some useful words and phrases that you may need to use or understand on a visit to the doctor’s. There are several

Read More 

awesomesauce noun
awesomesauce noun
February 01, 2016
slang the state of being extremely good or enjoyable or something or someone that is extremely good or enjoyable Recovering from the awesomesauce of another fab #Vidcon!!

Read More