Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. -Existence believed to follow death

Usage examples (34)
  • Uncertainty about the afterlife is the human condition.
  • Learning that the afterlife is a lie and souls live on through computer "death switches".
  • Hardly along the lines of most religions which convey the idea that the afterlife is a spiritual place.
  • Williams's exploration into the various realms of the afterlife is as engaging as it is disturbing -- a page-turner of the highest order. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.