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Later

Pronunciation of Later
/lˈe͡ɪtə/, /lˈe‍ɪtə/, /l_ˈeɪ_t_ə/

Antonyms for later:

before, earlier, early.

Synonyms for later:

Sense 1

then, Post-mortem, tomorrow, someday, Ulteriorly.

Sense 2

far-off, latterly, farthest, below, hence.

Sense 3

distant, remote, faraway, come, farther.

Sense 4

coming, next.

Sense 5

away.

Sense 6

far.

Sense 7

ahead.

Sense 8

long.

next

sequential.

this evening

tonight.

without delay

immediate.

all (adjective)

posterior, ulterior, late.

coming after (adjective)

following, posterior, next, ensuing, ulterior, subsequent.

ensuing (adjective)

ensuing.

following (adjective)

later on.

future (adjective)

forthcoming, soon-to-be, to-be, eventual, impending, ensuing, future, destined, tomorrow's.

posterior (adjective)

consequent, following, ensuing, after, yesterday's, subsequent.

happening after (adverb)

later on, subsequently, afterward, by and by, thereafter, after, latterly.

then (adverb)

then.

afterward (adverb)

subsequently.

following (adverb)

afterward, afterwards.

Sense 2 (noun)

posterior, tomorrow, far-off, someday.

Sense 3 (noun)

coming.

Sense 4 (noun)

next, Ulteriorly, latterly.

posteriority (noun)

posteriority, thereafter, consequence, subsequence.

succeeding (verb)

next.

Usage examples for later:

  • " Let's see if the other has any later news. - "The Chestermarke Instinct", J. S. Fletcher.
  • Could you come back a little later? - "The Project Gutenberg Plays of John Galsworthy, Complete", John Galsworthy.
  • An hour later Doodles stood at the door of the Randolph home. - "Polly and the Princess", Emma C. Dowd.

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