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Definitions and Synonyms of come after | Another word for come after | What is come after?

Samples where come after or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Carter followed Ford
  • Will Charles succeed to the throne?

Synonyms for come after in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of come after ) take on duties or office

"accede to the throne"

(... is a kind of come after ) take the place or move into the position of

"Smith replaced Miller as CEO after Miller left" "the computer has supplanted the slide rule" "Mary replaced Susan as the team's captain and the highest-ranked player in the school"

Definition 2: come after in time, as a result - [verb of stative]

Samples where come after or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • A terrible tsunami followed the earthquake

Synonyms for come after in the sense of this definition

(come after is a kind of ...) issue or terminate (in a specified way, state, etc.); end

"result in tragedy"

(come after has a similar meaning as ...) be later in time

"Tuesday always follows Monday"

(come after has a similar meaning as ...) be next

"Mary plays best, with John and Sue following"

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