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To happen after something else - synonyms or related words



to happen or come after something else



to happen after something else, often as a result of it



if one thing alternates with another, they happen or come one after another, in a regular pattern that keeps being repeated

(hard/hot/close) on the heels of

happening soon after another event

...only to do something

used for saying that what happens next is disappointing or unpleasant

follow (hard) on the heels of something

to happen very soon after something else



something that happens or is done later than something else

follow on from

to happen after something, and often as the next part or stage of it



formal to happen or exist later in history than another event or person


gig economy

an employment concept in which people are paid for each specific, short-term task that they do and don't have conventional contracts of employment

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fake news

a sensational piece of news which does not map to reality, created to attract attention or damage somebody's reputation

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