Example sentences for: afterwards

How can you use “afterwards” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • For example, diagnosis was borrowed from a Greek word (which, incidentally, did not mean the same thing); two hundred years afterwards, the verb diagnose --a back formation --was coined.

  • Cervical os dilatation occurred immediately afterwards, implicating a role for the cervix in the female sexual response.

  • The WP reports that the vote has been rescheduled for Tuesday at 5 p.m., with the Senate voting immediately afterwards if the bill is passed.

  • Afterwards, the Bishop walked among the crowds, eating their picnic lunches.”

  • The present over-sized basilica was built soon afterwards.

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