Synonyms for afterpiece

Grammar : Noun
Spell : af-ter-pees, ahf-
Phonetic Transcription : ˈæf tərˌpis, ˈɑf-

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Définition of afterpiece

  • As in finale : noun ending of an event
Example sentences :
  • She did not act in the afterpiece, and Godolphin escorted her home to the inn.
  • Extract from : « Godolphin, Complete » by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • The afterpiece was adapted from the Sultan of Marmontel, which we have also on our English stage.
  • Extract from : « Peregrine in France » by William Bromet
  • The performances were "The Wheel of Fortune," and an afterpiece.
  • Extract from : « Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions » by Charles Mackay
  • The operetta has only three acts, and is followed by no farce or afterpiece.
  • Extract from : « Doctor Cupid » by Rhoda Broughton
  • She hoped the afterpiece would be of the same general character, that they might all enjoy it as much as they had the play itself.
  • Extract from : « Satanstoe » by James Fenimore Cooper
  • As for my young hostess, I knew she looked more gratified with my song than with the afterpiece, and that I felt to be something.
  • Extract from : « Satanstoe » by James Fenimore Cooper
  • Thus all things being arranged, the audience takes its seat again, and the afterpiece begins.
  • Extract from : « The Paris Sketch Book of Mr. M. A. Titmarsh: The Irish Sketch Book » by William Makepeace Thackeray
  • Dismissed from the Stranger, however, the stage-book probably reappears in the afterpiece.
  • Extract from : « A Book of the Play » by Dutton Cook
  • There was an afterpiece to the play; what had very nearly been a tragedy developing into something resembling a farce.
  • Extract from : « The Cradle of Mankind » by W.A. Wigram
  • The afterpiece was omitted, and Macready escaping through a private door, hastened to his hotel.
  • Extract from : « The Great Riots of New York 1712 to 1873 » by J.T. Headley

Antonyms for afterpiece

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