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.
Such communication has taken many forms, as reported in the book 'Handbook to the Afterlife' by Pamela Rae Heath and Jon Klimo.
Specialists working in philosophy, cultural studies, theology, communication, and cognitive science in India and North America explore the sitcom in terms of topics like bureaucracy, torture, morality, doing good, free will, punishment, the meaning of the afterlife, the death of meaning, personal identity, omniscience, moral philosophy, indecision, relationships, accountability, eschatology, Hinduism, cognitive science and embodiment, and authenticity.
Online resource for weight loss surgery patients, WLS Afterlife, officially launches to help people lead a happier, healthier life after surgery
The afterlife, whom Muslim Malaysians call Padang Mashyar, awaits those who take vengeance against their political enemies in a court of law, said Datuk Seri Najib Razak who is on trial for the misappropriation of RM42 million from SRC International Sdn Bhd.
Inspired by a profound religious experience said to include a visit to the afterlife, Thomas Hardesty's Glimpses Of Heaven addresses paranormal and philosophical issues.
The Kalash do not mourn the death of their dead, instead celebrate the occasion saying the person is transcending to a better afterlife.
According to Kalash traditions his body would be kept at Jastkan the worship place of Kalash community in front of audience and the death would be celebrated for three days as the Kalash do not mourn the death of their dead, instead celebrate the occasion saying the person was transcending to a better afterlife. Goats were slaughtered depending on the status of the dead person sometime amounting to 100 goats.
2 People used to be buried with things they would need in the afterlife. What would you take with you?
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