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come after

Definitions of come after
  1. verb
    come after in time, as a result
    synonyms: follow
    follow, postdate
    be later in time
    follow
    be next
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    type of:
    ensue, result
    issue or terminate (in a specified way, state, etc.); end
  2. verb
    be the successor (of)
    synonyms: follow, succeed
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    Antonyms:
    come before, precede
    be the predecessor of
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    accede, enter
    take on duties or office
    replace, supercede, supersede, supervene upon, supplant
    take the place or move into the position of
    ascend
    become king or queen
    deputise, deputize, step in, substitute
    act as a substitute
    displace, preempt
    take the place of or have precedence over
    usurp
    take the place of
    oust
    remove and replace
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