Definitions

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  • adv. subsequently or soon afterward (often used as sentence connectors)

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Tom Del Ruth was our director of photography, and John would check the camera angle right before we shot and then go back to working with us.

    Dont You Forget About Me

  • Most of the audio was recognizable only as grunts and groans, but when they'd finished the pleasure part they got down to business, and Hoyt provided enough incriminating detail of what he was offering, and the how and when of its transfer, to enable PanTech to secure his research and then fire him without incurring a major damages suit for unlawful dismissal.

    The Killing Kind

  • As it was, the two players raised and reraised each other all-in, and then chopped the pot, each with the same hand, a full house, aces over threes.

    One of a Kind

  • I felt myself flush red, and instantly I was more than a decade and a half younger, dropping Grace Peltier off outside this same house and then driving away, grateful that I would never have to look at her or hold her again.

    The Killing Kind

  • When the report ended, I printed off my own work and then drove to the offices of PanTech Systems to deliver my findings.

    The Killing Kind

  • During the summer of 1998, Stuey once again found himself at a low ebb, depending upon others for handouts and loans, staying first at the Continental Motel, a third-rate gambling hall on South Maryland Avenue, for a month; and then at the Gold Coast for ten weeks, sinking into a miasma of despair in which he rarely left his room, spending most of his time doing drugs, watching television, and sleeping.

    One of a Kind

  • He did six of those years in Sing-Sing, from 1927 through 1933, and then was transferred to Attica, finally gaining his release in 1946.

    One of a Kind

  • Stuey and Salem would go to the Hollywood Park or Santa Anita racetrack during the day, depending upon which was running, and then play poker at night.

    One of a Kind

  • She grew up in the post-Hughes era, first on animated musicals and then on a new wave of teen flicks that set high schoolers back a few decades.

    Dont You Forget About Me

  • Marcy made a short call to her mother and then we drove away from the house and into Boothbay.

    The Killing Kind

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