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later

adverb
 
 
/ˈleɪ.tər/ US  /-t̬ɚ/
at a time in the future or after the time you have mentioned
晚些时候;过些时间
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。
Points in timeIn the future and soonBefore, after and alreadyAfter and behind
later on at a time in the future, or after the time you have mentioned
将来的某个时候;过会儿
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。
Points in timeIn the future and soonBefore, after and alreadyAfter and behind
no/not later than not after
早于某个时间;在某时间之前
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。
Points in time
Translations of “later”
in Korean 늦게…
in Arabic فيما بَعْد…
in Portuguese mais tarde, depois…
in Catalan més tard…
in Japanese 後で(に)…
in Italian più tardi, dopo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 晚些時候, 過些時間…
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