THE OPEN DICTIONARY
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after school special (adjective) : cheesy, over-the-top, or cliché
Jack putting the moves on Danny's girlfriend is way too after school special for me and I had better not get in the middle.
Submitted by: K.A. Hoffa from Pennsylvania on Apr. 11, 2008 09:22
afterbite (noun) : The delayed or prolonged effect of a spicy substance, esp. hot sauce, on the tongue.
At first, the hot sauce seemed mild but the afterbite proved otherwise.
Submitted by: James Allen Bond from Ohio on Mar. 18, 2007 10:49
afterhand (noun) : Afterhand.......the opposite of beforehand
How did you deal with that situation afterhand? (Never heard or seen this in use)
Submitted by: Jim Ewing from Canada on Nov. 15, 2005 09:38
(noun) : a party held following a public event (such as a concert) and that usually requires an invitation
We attended both the performance and the afterparty.
Submitted by: Rob from Canada on May. 05, 2009 04:39
(noun) : a party following an event (such as a play or concert)
Submitted by: Anonymous on Feb. 18, 2009 15:46
aftersmell (noun) : an olfactory sensation received sometime after the act of smelling something
The decade-old cat food had a bad aftersmell.
Submitted by: Eric from California on Dec. 08, 2006 03:33
(noun) : an after-dinner snack or dessert
Submitted by: Zachary Glienke from North Carolina on Feb. 07, 2011 17:29
aftertrash (noun) : Trash that arises shortly after one takes his/her trash can to the street for collection
He took the aftertrash out to the street to put into the trash can before the collection had arrived.
Submitted by: Art Fisher from Virginia on Jan. 03, 2010 08:53
afulcionado (noun) : An aficionado of Lucio Fulci films.
That afulcionado has a collection of Fulci films.
Submitted by: J.C. Moore from Pennsylvania on Feb. 23, 2009 10:50
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