Afterwards and Next

Afterwards

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Afterwards adverb – Happening at a time subsequent to a reference time.
Next is a synonym for afterwards in later topic. In some cases you can use "Next" instead the word "Afterwards" as an adverb or an adjective, when it comes to topics like precede. popular alternative
Nearby Word: afterward
Synonyms for Afterwards

Next

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Next adverb – At the time or occasion immediately following.
Afterwards is a synonym for next in precede topic. You can use "Afterwards" instead the word "Next" as an adverb or an adjective, if it concerns topics such as then. popular alternative
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  • Literature / Star Trek: Titan The devices are discovered only afterwards, but do prove useful in a later mission (in the next book, The Red King).
  • Literal Surveillance Bug The devices are discovered only afterwards, but do prove useful in a later mission (in the next book of the series).
  • Monster / Live-Action TV Jack later kidnaps Wu and takes him along just so he can watch helplessly as Jack kills his next victim, and likely intends to kill Wu afterwards.
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