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Meaning of Afterthought in English

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Afterthought

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Noun

1. afterthought, reconsideration, rethink, second thought

thinking again about a choice previously made

Example Sentences:
'he had second thoughts about his purchase'

2. afterthought

an addition that was not included in the original plan

Example Sentences:
'the garage was an afterthought'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Afterthought

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noun
1. 
a comment, reply, etc, that occurs to one after the opportunity to deliver it has passed
2. 
an addition to something already completed

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Afterthought

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noun
1. 
an idea, explanation, part, etc. coming or added later
2. 
a thought coming too late, after the occasion for which it was apt

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Afterthought

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n.
An idea, response, or explanation that occurs to one after an event or decision.

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