the hereafter

the hereafter
the hereafter UK [hɪərˈɑːftə(r)] US [hɪrˈæftər] noun mainly literary
a life that some people believe you have after you die

Many religions share a belief in the hereafter.

Thesaurus: heaven and hell and life after deathsynonym miscellaneous religions and their membershyponym

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: an existence that comes after life ends : life after death

belief in the hereafter

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Main Entry:hereafter

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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