Later in a sentence

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Definition of Later

  • A brick or tile.
  • Compar. of Late a. & adv.
  • happening at a time subsequent to a reference time
  • at some eventual time in the future
  • comparative of the adverb `late'
  • at or toward an end or late period or stage of development

How to use later in a sentence. Later pronunciation.

Some months later the following letter came to David Claridge in Cairo from Faith Claridge in Hamley: David, I write thee from the village and the land of the people which thou didst once love so well.
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I had but come back in time-a day later, and he would have sat here and seen me in the Pit below before giving way.
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A few moments later they were standing among the consuls and officials in the salon.
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A few minutes later he was tapping at the door of Mizraim, the Chief Eunuch.
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A few moments later all that was left of Foorgat Bey was sitting in his carriage beside Mizraim the Chief Eunuch-sitting upright, stony, and still, and in such wise was driven swiftly to his palace.
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An instant later the figure of a woman, deeply veiled, stood within the room, beside the table where he had been writing.
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Then there was a sudden darkness, and a moment later David was ushered into a room blazing with light.
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A moment later he was riding towards the Citadel with Harrik's message to Achmet.
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Like Jeremy Collier before him and Arthur Bedford in 'The Evil and Danger of Stage-Plays' later (1706), he adds similar expressions from plays recently acted, as proof, presumably, of the failure of the theaters to reform themselves in spite of the publicity previously given to their shortcomings.
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Three months later he was sleeping out of doors regularly, eating all he could hold, three times a day, and chasing game over mountains three thousand feet high for recreation.
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Some days later this same correspondent wrote: I have spoken of the vast and almost fabulous wealth of this region-it is incredible.
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An hour later we were awakened by a great turmoil, and springing out of bed we picked our way nimbly among the ranks of snoring teamsters on the floor and got to the front windows of the long room.
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At night his drooping eyelids, that almost veiled his eyes, opened more wildly, his flaccid hanging under-lip closed firmly, his long neck and narrow elongated head were held erect, and when, at a later hour, he went out to drinking-bouts or to the service in honor of Mithras, he might often still be taken for a fine, indomitable young man.
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Three days later Miss Derrick arrived, bringing with her something like half-a-ton of luggage.
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I thought if I came later, after dinner.
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When the two had gone she learnt from the housemaid that their luggage would be removed later in the day.
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Two days later, we met him again at Mrs. Huth's, where we were all once more assembled.
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He had the temerity to publish one, which was so brutally ridiculed by the critics, that the young genius, in despair, burned all the unsold copies-an unwitting prophecy of a later and more lamentable conflagration.
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In 1831 he had the good fortune to meet the poet Pushkin, and a few months later in the same year he was presented to Madame Smirnova; these friends gave him the entree to the literary salons, and the young author, lonesome as he was, found the intellectual stimulation he needed.
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Two years later, however, Gogol produced one of the great prose romances of the world, "Taras Bulba.
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Examples of Later

Example #1
Does thee love them still?
Example #2
They gave thee sour bread to eat ere thy going, but yet thee didst grind the flour for the baking.
Example #3
Possession's nine points were with me; and here I sat and faced him; and here he stormed, and would do this and should do that; and I went on with my work.
Example #4
It scared him, as though I was the devil himself, to find me here.
Example #5
Smiling, Kaid whispered in David's ear.
Example #6
He held out his hand.