Afterward and Afore


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Afterward adverb – Following in time or place.
Usage example: we'll go to the play, then have supper afterward

Afore is an antonym for afterward in dialect topic.
Nearby Word: afterwards
Antonyms for Afterward


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Afore adverb – So as to precede something in order of time.
Usage example: some young boys raced afore to tell onlookers that there were elephants in the circus parade

Afterward is an antonym for afore in earlier topic.
Antonyms for Afore
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