- the sweet course following the main course of a meal; pudding；(in soccer) a confrontation between players after a foul or other incident
- 1. the sweet course following the main course of a meal; pudding there was apple pie for afters
- 2. (in soccer) a confrontation between players after a foul or other incident they were both yellow-carded for a spot of afters before half-time
- dessert: there was apple pie for afters
Oxford American Dictionary
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