afterlife


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af·ter·life

 (ăf′tər-līf′)
n.
1. A life or existence believed to follow death.
2. The part of one's life that follows a particular event.

afterlife

(ˈɑːftəˌlaɪf)
n
life after death or at a later time in a person's lifetime

af•ter•life

(ˈæf tərˌlaɪf, ˈɑf-)

n.
1. life after death.
2. the later part of a person's life, as following retirement.
[1585–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.afterlife - life after deathafterlife - life after death      
lifespan, lifetime, life-time, life - the period during which something is functional (as between birth and death); "the battery had a short life"; "he lived a long and happy life"
kingdom come - the next world; "he nearly blew us to kingdom come"
immortality - perpetual life after death

afterlife

noun life after death, heaven, paradise, nirvana (Buddhism, Hinduism), bliss, immortality, next world, Zion (Christianity), hereafter, Valhalla (Norse myth), Happy Valley, happy hunting ground (Native American legend), life to come, everlasting life, life everlasting, abode of God, Elysium or Elysian fields (Greek myth) The film is about proving the existence of an afterlife.

afterlife

noun
Translations

afterlife

[ˈɑːftəlaɪf] Nvida f de ultratumba

afterlife

[ˈɑːftərlaɪf] nvie f après la mort

afterlife

[ˈɑːftəˌlaɪf] nvita dell'al di là
References in classic literature ?
Often in afterlife Pierre recalled this period of blissful insanity.
Medhus enlisted the aid of a famous spirit translator and Erik's channeled experience thus form the basis of this book, written by Erik from the afterlife with his mother as transcriber.
A patient's near-death experience and an eerie series of events spanning 13 years sends a doctor on a search for scientific proof of the afterlife.
The Afterlife Healing Circle: How Anyone Can Contact the Other Side describes a practice that will enable not just reconnections with the other side, but newfound guidance for afterlife awareness.
JOURNALIST Kate Winter's first foray into fiction-writing - The Happy Ever Afterlife Of Rosie Potter (RIP) (Sphere paperback)is a hauntingly good read that announces her arrival with a bang.
The 28-year-old is on RTE Two tonight at 10pm with new documentary Vogue Does The Afterlife and revealed she'll be spending more time here next year.
But the BBC defended the plot which saw Peter Capaldi's Doctor and sidekick Clara Oswald dealing with the afterlife, which then led into an invasion of Earth by the Cybermen.
Saturday night's edition of the show - the first of a two-part climax to the series - saw the Doctor and sidekick Clara Oswald caught up in a plot dealing with the afterlife, which then led into an invasion of earth by the Cybermen.
Bridget Benson's WE WALK BESIDE YOU ALWAYS: COMFORTING MESSAGES FROM YOUR LOVED ONES IN THE AFTERLIFE (9780738737492, $14.
Her two novels are "Herafter (Afterlife #1),'' a contemporary fantasy exploring the afterlife, and its sequel, "Thereafter (Afterlife #2).
2What 2 What Dreams May Come (1998) ROBIN WILLIAMS plays the victim of a car crash who, reluctant to believe he is dead, is taught the ways of the afterlife by Cuba Gooding Jr.
Leather Afterlife has therefore, sought to respond to this need by offering their leather conditioner and restorer at reduced prices.