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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Published after the author's death. Also: Occurring after one's death.

Usage examples (37)
  • 'Jimmy Hendrix has a posthumous reputation as a world class guitarist.
  • A posthumous award
  • He brings this question as a plaintiff in the case he describes as a posthumous "love letter to the things Gerry believed in."
  • This is why we call the posthumous life the only reality, and the terrestrial one, including the personality itself, only imaginary. for more
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