after-thought[ af-ter-thawt, ahf- ]SEE DEFINITION OF after-thought
Synonyms for after-thought
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR AFTER-THOUGHT
Soon, as by an after-thought, he asked me to have a mass said for the repose of his soul.
It is the after-thought of his lordship of which I have to complain.
"And when one has nothing to lose," he added, as an after-thought.
But the truth is that Milton's classification is an after-thought.
And it certainly has much the appearance of an after-thought.
Then, as an after-thought, “and I want to say the same thing for myself.”
Then added as an after-thought, “and so are the other boys.”
I, you understand, was only an after-thought consequent upon his success.
Something pleased you, then brought an after-thought that was sad.
Then, as an after-thought, he said: By the way, where is Jack?