after preposition translate to Japanese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "after" - English-Japanese dictionary


A1 following something that has happened
We went swimming after lunch.
A2 following in order
H comes after G in the alphabet.
A2 once you have passed a particular place
Turn left after the hotel.
B1 following someone or something
We ran after him.
because of something that happened
~以来, ~以降, ~があってからは
I’ll never trust her again after what she did to me.
although something happened or is true; despite
~にもかかわらず, ~だというのに
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
It’s five after three.
after all B1 used to add an explanation to something that you have just said
結局, つまるところ, なんと言っても
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
毎日毎日(毎年毎年), 来る日(年)も来る日(年)も
We go to the same place on holiday year after year.
be after something to be trying to get something
~を求める, ~を探す
What type of job are you after?
(Definition of after preposition from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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