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Synonyms for come after

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. follow, come after(verb)

    come after in time, as a result

    "A terrible tsunami followed the earthquake"

    Synonyms:
    take after, watch, watch over, fall out, stick with, keep up, be, comply, succeed, adopt, observe, play along, abide by, travel along, trace, follow, surveil, accompany, come, postdate, pursue, keep abreast, stick to, survey, espouse, conform to, keep an eye on

  2. succeed, come after, follow(verb)

    be the successor (of)

    "Carter followed Ford"; "Will Charles succeed to the throne?"

    Synonyms:
    keep up, take after, adopt, watch over, comply, stick with, keep an eye on, deliver the goods, be, travel along, win, come, observe, play along, abide by, watch, trace, follow, surveil, accompany, fall out, postdate, bring home the bacon, pursue, keep abreast, stick to, survey, come through, espouse, conform to, succeed

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. come after

    Anything that comes after or goes after another, either in space or in time, is said to follow it. A servant follows or attends his master; a victorious general may follow the retiring enemy merely to watch and hold him in check; he chases or pursues with intent to overtake and attack; the chase is closer and hotter than the pursuit. (Compare synonyms for HUNT.) One event may follow another either with or without special connection; if it ensues, there is some orderly connection; as, the ensuing year; if it results from another, there is some relation of effect, consequence, or inference. A clerk observes his employer's directions. A child obeys his parent's commands, follows or copies his example, imitates his speech and manners. The compositor follows copy; the incoming succeeds the outgoing official.

    Synonyms:
    accompany, attend, chase, copy, ensue, follow, go after, heed, imitate, obey, observe, practise, pursue, result, succeed

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. come after

    Synonyms:
    follow, succeed

    Antonyms:
    precede, antecede

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How to say come after in sign language?

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How to use come after in a sentence?

  1. Bobby Jindal:

    If these large forces can conspire to crush the First Amendment, it won't be long before they come after the Second Amendment.

  2. Joanne Sonenshine:

    A huge amount of money went up in smoke. I can't catch up with that, you start to worry if you can make it. There's the fear of failure, the fear of letting your family down. What happens if I can't pay my taxes? Will the IRS come after me?

  3. Mike Thompson:

    If we left the EU, this would mean that the licensing of new medicines would have to be handled by a UK agency as well as a European agency, our members have confirmed that the applications for a UK license would come after the European license due to the smaller patient population in the UK.

  4. Bill Browder:

    Most civilized countries who have been approached by Russian President Vladimir Putin to come after me have rejected those proposals, russian President Vladimir Putin should know that if I ever got handed over to Russians Russian President Vladimir Putin would be handing me over to my death.

  5. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    Major breakthroughs often come after major breakdowns.

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