posteriority


posteriority
Synonyms and related words:
aftertime, afteryears, by-and-by, coming after, consecution, consecutiveness, continuation, continuity, course ahead, crystal ball, descent, determinism, distant future, eventuality, expectation, extension, following, foresight, forward look, future, future tense, futurism, futurity, hereafter, immediate future, immediate prospect, imminence, line, lineage, logical sequence, near future, offing, order, order of succession, outlook, postposition, prediction, probability, procession, progression, project, prolongation, prophecy, prospect, rotation, sequence, series, subjunction, succession, successiveness, suffixation, the future, the morrow, the sweet by-and-by, time ahead, time just ahead, time to come, tomorrow

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • Posteriority — Pos*te ri*or i*ty, n. [Cf. F. post[ e]riorit[ e].] The state of being later or subsequent; as, posteriority of time, or of an event; opposed to {priority}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Posteriority — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Posteriority >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 posteriority posteriority Sgm: N 1 succession succession sequence Sgm: N 1 following following &c. 281 GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 subsequence subsequence supervention …   English dictionary for students

  • posteriority — /pastehriyohratiy/ This is a word of comparison and relation in tenure, the correlative of which is the word priority. Thus, a man who held lands or tenements of two lords was said to hold of his more ancient lord by priority, and of his less… …   Black's law dictionary

  • posteriority — noun Date: 14th century the quality or state of being later or subsequent …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • posteriority — /po stear ee awr i tee, or , poh /, n. the state or quality of being posterior. [1350 1400; ME pos teriorite < ML posterioritas. See POSTERIOR, ITY] * * * …   Universalium

  • posteriority — noun The condition of being posterior (in any sense) …   Wiktionary

  • posteriority — n. state of being subsequent, lateness, state of being laterpÉ‘ stɪrɪ É”rÉ™tɪ /pÉ’ stɪərɪ É’r …   English contemporary dictionary

  • posteriority — pos·te·ri·or·i·ty …   English syllables

  • posteriority — The state or condition of anything which follows in point of time …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • posteriority — noun 1. the quality of being toward the back or toward the rear end • Ant: ↑anteriority • Derivationally related forms: ↑posterior • Topics: ↑quadruped • Hypernyms: ↑position, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary