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Synonyms for later
ˈleɪ tər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. later(a), ulterior, posterior(adj)

    coming at a subsequent time or stage

    "without ulterior argument"; "the mood posterior to"

    Antonyms:
    antecedent

  2. late, later(a)(adverb)

    at or toward an end or late period or stage of development

    "the late phase of feudalism"; "a later symptom of the disease"; "later medical science could have saved the child"

    Antonyms:
    antecedent

  3. subsequently, later, afterwards, afterward, after, later on(adverb)

    happening at a time subsequent to a reference time

    "he apologized subsequently"; "he's going to the store but he'll be back here later"; "it didn't happen until afterward"; "two hours after that"

    Synonyms:
    after, subsequently, by and by, afterwards, afterward, later on

    Antonyms:
    antecedent

  4. by and by, later(adverb)

    at some eventual time in the future

    "By and by he'll understand"; "I'll see you later"

    Synonyms:
    after, subsequently, by and by, afterwards, afterward, later on

    Antonyms:
    antecedent

  5. later(adverb)

    comparative of the adverb `late'

    "he stayed later than you did"

    Synonyms:
    after, subsequently, by and by, afterwards, afterward, later on

    Antonyms:
    antecedent

Wiktionary

  1. later(adverb)

    Antonyms:
    earlier

  2. later(adverb)

    Dismissive term to minimize importance of an annoying persons.

    The Victorian era is a later period of English history than the Elizabethan era.

    Antonyms:
    earlier

  3. later(adjective)

    At some time in the future.

    The meeting was adjourned to a later date.

    Antonyms:
    earlier

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. later

    Synonyms:
    after, concluding, consequent, following, hind, hinder, hindmost, latter, posterior, subsequent, succeeding

    Antonyms:
    antecedent, anterior, earlier, foregoing, former, forward, front, introductory, precedent, preceding, preliminary, previous, prior

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. later(a)

    Synonyms:
    subsequent, posterior

How to pronounce later?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say later in sign language?

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How to use later in a sentence?

  1. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz:

    It's probably one of the biggest disappointments in my speakership, we were so close -- we had an agreement. And two days later, the President walked away from it. It would have saved about $5 trillion over 10 years, it'd have been good for the economy, it'd have been good for our country, it'd have been good for our kids and grandkids. But you know, it's Washington.

  2. Santa Fe police:

    The governor later learned that they were snowballs.

  3. Bill Harris:

    It's a sell on a global basis. If you're a money manager in New York or London, right now you're saying 'Sell Canada', 'Just sell it. And we'll wake up and pick up the pieces later when we can see what's shaken out.'.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    It is time for an instant introspection for a husband whose wife praises him on their fifth or later wedding anniversary by saying that her dream has come true by getting him in her life.

  5. Kadire Tahiraj:

    A lot of raped women were later divorced by their husbands, i spoke with a woman who was pregnant when she was raped and lost the baby. Her husband later divorced her.


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