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Translation of "after" - English-Korean dictionary

after

preposition   /ˈɑːf·tər/
A1 following something that has happened -뒤에 We went swimming after lunch.
A2 following in order -다음에 H comes after G in the alphabet.
A2 once you have passed a particular place -지나서 Turn left after the hotel.
B1 following someone or something -을 쫓는 We ran after him.
because of something that happened (과거의 일 때문에)-한 뒤에 I’ll never trust her again after what she did to me.
although something happened or is true; despite -에도 불구하고 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 (시간)-이 지난 It’s five after three.
after all
B1 used to add an explanation to something that you have just said 결국은 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 매일, 매년 등 We go to the same place on holiday year after year.
be after something
to be trying to get something -을 찾다 What type of job are you after?
(Definition of after preposition from the Cambridge English-Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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