hereafter

You can use the adverb hereafter to talk about what happens next, after this moment. For example, you might say, "I will hereafter get my homework done in time."

When you mean "from now on," you can say hereafter, like when you give a friend a new nickname: "You will hereafter be known as Brostache." Another kind of hereafter is what happens after death. When someone talks specifically about "the hereafter," he usually means heaven or life after death. This is the earliest meaning of the word, and it's often mentioned in religious contexts and at funerals.

Definitions of hereafter
1

adv following this in time or order or place; after this

hereafter you will no longer receive an allowance”

adv in a future life or state

“hope to win salvation hereafter

adv in a subsequent part of this document or statement or matter etc.

Synonyms:
hereinafter, hereunder

n the time yet to come

Synonyms:
future, futurity, time to come
Antonyms:
past, past times, yesteryear
the time that has elapsed
Types:
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kingdom come
the end of time
by-and-by
an indefinite time in the future
offing
the near or foreseeable future
tomorrow
the near future
manana
an indefinite time in the future
Type of:
time
the continuum of experience in which events pass from the future through the present to the past

n life after death

Synonyms:
afterlife
Types:
kingdom come
the next world
immortality
perpetual life after death
Type of:
life, life-time, lifespan, lifetime
the period during which something is functional (as between birth and death)

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