Meaning of “hereafter” in the English Dictionary

"hereafter" in British English

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uk /ˌhɪəˈrɑːf.tər/ us /ˌhɪrˈæf.tɚ/ also hereinafter formal or specialized

hereafternoun [ S ]

uk /ˌhɪəˈrɑːf.tər/ us /ˌhɪrˈæf.tɚ/ formal

(Definition of “hereafter” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"hereafter" in American English

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hereafteradverb [ not gradable ]

us /hɪərˈæf·tər/ fml

hereafter adverb [ not gradable ] (IN THE FUTURE)

starting from this time; in the future:

I will let you in this time, but hereafter you have to get permission in advance.

hereafternoun [ U ]

us /hɪrˈæf·tər/

hereafter noun [ U ] (AFTER DEATH)

life after death

(Definition of “hereafter” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)