Synonyms for Afterward:

adj.

following (adjective)
then, after a while, later on, ensuing.

adv.

following (adverb)
latterly, eventually, thereon, ensuingly, another time, then, afterwards, ultimately, soon, subsequently, later, thereafter, next, after.

n.

subsequent, beyond, succeeding, ensuing, in time, following, Since, in the course of time. precede, Ulteriorly, latterly, after a while, next. afterward (noun)
later, later on, after, subsequently, afterwards.
later (noun)
ultimately, eventually, thereupon, soon, thereafter, latterly, Posteriorly, another time, in a while, ensuingly, in subsequent time, in the sequel, thereon, at a later time, in aftertime, on the next day, a while later, then.

v.

succeeding (verb)
following.

Other synonyms:

Ulteriorly. latterly. next. subsequently
subsequently.
Other relevant words:
precede, Ulteriorly, latterly, ensuingly, thereafter, subsequent, eventually, thereupon, after a while, next, ultimately, thereon, in a while, in the sequel, Since, then, another time, following, succeeding, soon, Posteriorly, ensuing, beyond.

Usage examples for afterward

  1. He knew it could not be long before he would be discovered, and then he would be shut up; and afterward he would be as Berias until he died alone. – The Little Hunchback Zia by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  2. He would bear in silence whatever came afterward – Madge Morton's Trust by Amy D. V. Chalmers
  3. Hardly a second afterward Mackay and I followed and were at Kennedy's side. – The Film Mystery by Arthur B. Reeve