Meaning of “afterwards” - Learner’s Dictionary


adverb us uk /ˈɑːftəwədz/ also US afterward
Extra Examples
We had dinner and afterwards sat in the garden.What's the point of studying if you can't get a job afterwards?I'm eating out tonight but I'll see you afterwards.What shall we do afterwards?She gave up her job that summer and shortly afterwards left the country.

A2 at a later time, after something else has happened:

I did my homework and went swimming afterwards.

(Definition of “afterwards” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)