Translation of "later" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adverb uk us /ˈleɪ.tər/ US  /-t̬ɚ/

at a time in the future or after the time you have mentioned

He'll be back later. 他过会儿回来。
We could always go later in the season. 我们总还可以在这个季节的晚些时候去。
Police questioned him and he was later arrested. 警察询问他后把他逮捕了。
later on

at a time in the future, or after the time you have mentioned

What are you doing later on this evening? 今晚晚些时候你想干什么?
Shall I go and fetch her later on? 我过一会去接她好吗?
Later on, we could go and have a meal if you like. 你愿意的话,过会儿我们可以一起去吃饭。
no/not later than

not after

She said she'd prefer us to arrive no later than nine o'clock. 她说她希望我们能在9点之前到达。

(Translation of “later adverb” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)