after-hours
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Usage note
This word should be spelled "after hours” when used as an adverb.
after-hours(
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tuhr
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (after closing time)
a. después de hora
I had to work after hours yesterday, but I finished the project.Trabajé después de hora ayer pero terminé el proyecto.
b. fuera de horas
The doctor isn't willing to see any patients after hours.La doctora no está dispuesta a ver a los pacientes fuera de horas.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (after closing time)
a. nocturno
I know a few after-hours clubs open tonight.Yo sé de algunos clubs fuera de hora que están abiertos esta noche.
b. después de hora
When the pub closed, the whole group went to an after-hours party.Cuando el pub cerró anoche, el grupo entero se fue para una fiesta después de hora.
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after-hours
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (after closing time)
a. después de cerrar
2. (after work)
a. después del trabajo
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
after-hours [ˈɑːftəˈaʊəz]
adverb
fuera de horas
adjective
after-hours dealings transacciones (f) fuera de horas
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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